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Herbaceous plant, covered in stiff hairs. Leaves lanceolate, bright red flowers in racemes. Family Fabaceae (Papilionaceae).


Very common along the roadsides in Tuscany, where entire areas are colored in red by this plant, especially hillsides.

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Spiny Restharrow
Ononis spinosa Ononis spinosa - Wikipedia

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EmilieChich 2 years ago

Thanks Pamela.

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Sito Paleolitico M. Lulseto, Italy

Spotted on Jun 10, 2018
Submitted on Aug 12, 2018

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