TG3003 : Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris) - flowers

taken 2 years ago, near to Bramerton, Norfolk, Great Britain

Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris) - flowers
Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris) - flowers
The Common mallow can grow almost anywhere, in normal, clay or sandy soils in a number of different locations including woods, lawns, ditches, river banks, fallow fields and even within the cracks of a city sidewalk or near housing foundations. Mallow was eaten as a vegetable by the Romans, who considered a dish of marsh mallow as a delicacy. The Roman naturalist Pliny the Elder suggested that the use of mallow juice on a daily basis prevented any type of illness. All parts, including the leaves, can be used as a mild laxative and a diuretic.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 20 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 3059 0396 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:35.0706N 1:24.1434E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TG 3057 0396
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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