ST6236 : Balsam and Meadowsweet, Ditcheat

taken 8 years ago, near to Ditcheat, Somerset, Great Britain

Balsam and Meadowsweet, Ditcheat
Balsam and Meadowsweet, Ditcheat
Jumping Jack is the most common species of balsam and was first introduced early in the 18th century. It is also called policeman's helmet because of its hooded purplish-pink flowers.
The scent of meadowsweet, or queen of the meadows, was appreciated by medieval householders who strewed it among the rushes which covered their floors.
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ST6236, 33 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 September, 2009
Category
Wild flowers   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 626 364 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:7.5502N 2:32.0712W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 627 363
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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