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Common eyebright

Euphrasia rostkoviana


Eyebright or Eyewort, also known by synonym Euphrasia officinalis, is partly parasitic plant from family Orobanchaceae. This is a short, slightly hairy plant, stem tinged with red. It has tiny delicate white flowers with outstretched lower lobes, slightly rose in color with yellow spots.


In stony place close to a lake Rousses, in Jura mountain range.


Euphrasia rostkoviana herb has been used in the traditional medicine internally as tea, or externally as compresses, for treatment of disorders of the eyes and the gastrointestinal tract.

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Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Aug 28, 2016
Submitted on Oct 16, 2016

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