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7 edition of Britain"s Rare Flowers found in the catalog.

Britain"s Rare Flowers

by Peter Marren

  • 122 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by T. & A. D. Poyser Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees & wildflowers,
  • Flowering Plants (Angiospermae),
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Flowers,
  • Plants - General

  • Edition Notes

    A Volume in the Poyser Natural History Series

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8302036M
    ISBN 10085661114X
    ISBN 109780856611148

    One of Britain’s favourite flowers, the pale yellow spring blooms are set against clumps of puckered green foliage. They sometimes open as early as December in the mildest areas. Many named forms and hybrids are known. Pink forms may be native in Wales. Found across almost the whole of Britain and Ireland, in a range of shady places. 20cm (8in). The native plant, also called monkshood, has large leaves with rounded lobes and purple hooded flowers. Although it can be found throughout the UK, cases of accidental poisoning are very rare.

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    Pictures, identification and habitat guides to wildflower species of Britain and Europe. Picture Galleries of plant families including wild also the nature and biology of orchids, systematics and taxonomy, conservation designations, and caring for orchids as house plants.. Index of Species - sort by: >Scientific names > Common names > Botanical families > Dominant Colour. Good Morning Britain has been nominated for the Best Daytime Show at this year’s National Television Awards, and you get to decide who wins! Vote for your favourite show here. See more from Good.


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