What plant?

What plant?

Observation - What plant? - UK and Ireland. Description: This looked to me like purple toadflax but I have never seen leaves of this colour before. It was growing on the Hale Estuary, just outside the the town itself on what looked like a mix of clinker and stone.

This looked to me like purple toadflax but I have never seen leaves of this colour before.

It was growing on the Hale Estuary, just outside the the town itself on what looked like a mix of clinker and stone.