Chunky bedstraw

Chunky bedstraw

Observation - Chunky bedstraw - UK and Ireland. Description: Whorls of 8 leaves (approx 11mm long) - leaf margins hairy all pointing towards the end of the leaf. soft. Square stem. hairy. Hints of purple on stem. My sample has one branch originating from whorl. Large for a bedstraw and in a clump along the he

Whorls of 8 leaves (approx 11mm long) - leaf margins hairy all pointing towards the end of the leaf. soft.

Square stem. hairy. Hints of purple on stem. My sample has one branch originating from whorl.

Large for a bedstraw and in a clump along the hedgerow / field margin. Approx 50cm (but would be taller)