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Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 1

Observed: 7th October 2013 By: Plymouth PhilPlymouth Phil’s reputation in PlantsPlymouth Phil’s reputation in PlantsPlymouth Phil’s reputation in PlantsPlymouth Phil’s reputation in Plants
Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 1
Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 2
Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 3
Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 4
Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks
Description:

Called 'Saltmarsh Aster' in Stace. Originally from Central and South America. Well naturalised and spreading in southern Europe, this plant has been recorded from a few locations in Britain and Ireland. A few years ago there were 1000+ plants at Millbay Docks but redevelopment at the site has reduced the numbers drastically.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Aster squamatus
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
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