Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 1

Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 1

Observation - Aster squamatus, Plymouth, Millbay docks 1 - UK and Ireland. 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 D

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.