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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.

1 species ID suggestions

PamelaSmith 6 months ago
Spiny Restharrow
Ononis spinosa Ononis spinosa - Wikipedia

1 Comment

EmilieChich 6 months ago

Thanks Pamela.

Sito Paleolitico M. Lulseto, Italy

Lat: 43.60, Long: 9.86

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

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