TL4354 : Lesser Celandine (Ranunculus ficaria)

taken 10 years ago, near to Trumpington, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Lesser Celandine (Ranunculus ficaria)
Lesser Celandine (Ranunculus ficaria)
First sign of spring at Byron's Pool local nature reserve. This plant is a member of the buttercup family, and not related to the Greater Celandine which is a kind of poppy. The name of both derives from the Greek χελιδόνιον, in turn related to χελιδονών = a swallow. Ancient writers stated that the flowers appeared at the time of the arrival of the swallows.
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Tuesday, 3 March, 2009   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 3 March, 2009
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Flora   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4374 5477 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:10.3485N 0:6.0310E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4374 5477
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