HP6414 : Fiddleneck sp. (Amsinckia sp.), Troal, Norwick

taken 18 years ago, near to Norwick, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Fiddleneck sp. (Amsinckia sp.), Troal, Norwick
Fiddleneck sp. (Amsinckia sp.), Troal, Norwick
Fiddlenecks are boraginaceous plants which are native to North America, but they are arable weeds which have travelled around the world and can be found almost anywhere where there is agriculture. This specimen was one of two in a old tattie rig, the only occasion that the plant has been seen in Shetland. The plants were tentatively identified as Tarweed Fiddleneck (A. lycopsoides), but separation of the members of the genus is not easy.
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Date Taken
September 2000   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6466 1407 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:48.2579N 0:48.8180W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6467 1407
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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