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Sweet scabious (μωβ σκαμπιόζα)

Scabiosa atropurpurea


Scabiosa atropurpurea, the mourningbride or sweet scabious, is an ornamental plant of Scabiosa genus in the Caprifoliaceae family. Sweet scabious is one of the commonest Greek wildflowers, and it was spotted in a prairie near Volos city, Greece.

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Βόλος, Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Θεσσαλίας - Στερεάς Ελλάδας, Greece

Lat: 39.38, Long: 22.96

Spotted on May 24, 2017
Submitted on Jun 8, 2017

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