Hound's-tongue

Hound's-tongue

Observation - Hound's-tongue - UK and Ireland. Description: Growing on shingle at the top of the beach. Upright downy plant. Supposedly smells of mice – too windy to notice! Flowers maroon with 5 metals in branched clusters. Leaves narrow and hairy. Lower ones stalked.

Growing on shingle at the top of the beach. Upright downy plant. Supposedly smells of mice – too windy to notice! Flowers maroon with 5 metals in branched clusters. Leaves narrow and hairy. Lower ones stalked.