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Wood Avens

Geum urbanum

Description:

Also known as Herb Bennet. One of only 2 Geum species native to UK, the other having reddish stems and only found in wet , sunny meadows near water,

Habitat:

Mixed woodland in river valley slopes.

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3 Comments

Gary Walton
Gary Walton 2 years ago

You're welcome, Malcolm.

Thanks Gary for the pointer, added more details in the text boxes.

Gary Walton
Gary Walton 2 years ago

A species of Geum (avens). They can be identified on the basis of the achenes ("seeds") which your picture shows.

England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jul 28, 2019
Submitted on Sep 29, 2019

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