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NF8756 : White Water-lily (Nymphaea alba) by Anne Burgess White Water-lily (Nymphaea alba) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
These flowers may be of the smaller subspecies N alba occidentalis, which occurs... (more)
NJ3357 : Butterbur (Petasites hybridus) by Anne Burgess Butterbur (Petasites hybridus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Late flowering this cold spring, this species of Butterbur is more widely... (more)
NJ5851 : Horned Pansy (Viola cornuta) by Anne Burgess Horned Pansy (Viola cornuta) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
I've never seen this plant before, but Fitter, Fitter and Blamey say that... (more)
NJ3265 : Heather or Ling (Calluna vulgaris) by Anne Burgess Heather or Ling (Calluna vulgaris) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
The heather which turns much of Scotland purple in late summer.
NJ3365 : Sheepsbit (Jasione montana) by Anne Burgess Sheepsbit (Jasione montana) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Interestingly, the distribution map in my book suggests that this plant does not... (more)
NJ3265 : Bramble (Rubus fruticosus) by Anne Burgess Bramble (Rubus fruticosus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
There are something like 400 microspecies of Bramble, which is a member of the... (more)
NJ5620 : Wood Anemone (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess Wood Anemone (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
There are several patches of this plant, which normally prefers woodland,... (more)
NJ3458 : Honesty (Lunaria annua) by Anne Burgess Honesty (Lunaria annua) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Honesty seeds itself readily, and has recently colonised my garden. The flowers... (more)
NJ6746 : An Unsuccessful Pod by Anne Burgess An Unsuccessful Pod by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This pod of Broom (Cytisus scoparius) has exploded in the proper manner, but... (more)
NJ4938 : Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) by Anne Burgess Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This was the only one I could find with fruit, though there was also one still... (more)
NJ2960 : Tufted Vetch (Vicia cracca) by Anne Burgess Tufted Vetch (Vicia cracca) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This is one of the commonest vetches, making bright blue patches in hedgerows... (more)
NJ2960 : Heath Speedwell (Veronica officinalis) by Anne Burgess Heath Speedwell (Veronica officinalis) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
The smallest and least conspicuous species of speedwell.
NJ2960 : Foxglove (Digitalis purpureus) by Anne Burgess Foxglove (Digitalis purpureus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
A close-up of a single flower of the white variety.
NJ5443 : Primrose (Primula vulgaris) by Anne Burgess Primrose (Primula vulgaris) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Both varieties, the mauve and the more familiar yellow, growing together in the... (more)
NJ3457 : Wood Sorrel (Oxalis acetosella) by Anne Burgess Wood Sorrel (Oxalis acetosella) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This is one of my very favourite plants. This one has had to struggle up through... (more)
NJ3357 : Windflower (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess Windflower (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
There were drifts of these by the river bank.
NJ3357 : Wood Anemone (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess Wood Anemone (Anemone nemorosa) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Also known as Windflower. The number of petals is variable - this one has seven,... (more)
NJ3458 : Honesty (Lunaria annua) by Anne Burgess Honesty (Lunaria annua) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
The seed pods of this plant, which is a common garden escape, are more striking... (more)
NJ3848 : Compact  Rush (Juncus conglomeratus) by Anne Burgess Compact Rush (Juncus conglomeratus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This is the first time I have looked closely at one of these ubiquitous plants.... (more)
NJ5851 : Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) by Anne Burgess Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
One flower of the vast number growing just outside the garden wall.
NJ5257 : Lousewort (Pedicularis sylvatica) by Anne Burgess Lousewort (Pedicularis sylvatica) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Growing in the middle of the track on Cottartown Moss.
NJ5354 : Woodruff (Galium odoratum) by Anne Burgess Woodruff (Galium odoratum) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
As its Latin name suggests, this is one of the herbs formerly scattered among... (more)
NJ5353 : Lady's Smock or Cuckoo Flower (Cardamine pratensis) by Anne Burgess Lady's Smock or Cuckoo Flower (Cardamine pratensis) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This plant of damp places is the favourite food plant of the Orange Tip butterfly.
NJ5353 : Sweet Cicely (Myrrhis odorata) by Anne Burgess Sweet Cicely (Myrrhis odorata) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Also known as myrrh, it is easily recognised by the liquorice smell of its crushed leaves.
NJ3649 : Violets by Anne Burgess Violets by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
These are almost certainly Common Dog Violet (Viola riviniana) which is the... (more)
NJ3059 : Scotch Thistle (Cirsium vulgare) by Anne Burgess Scotch Thistle (Cirsium vulgare) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
A fine crop of Scotch Thistle, also known as Spear Thistle. See also... (more)
NJ5108 : Moth on Ragwort by Anne Burgess Moth on Ragwort by Anne Burgess
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My thanks to Hugh Venables for confirming that this is probably one of four... (more)
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NJ4300 : Heather by Anne Burgess Heather by Anne Burgess
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Heather, also called Ling (Calluna vulgaris) is the plant whose flowers turn... (more)
NJ3265 : Eyebright (Euphrasia sp) by Anne Burgess Eyebright (Euphrasia sp) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Fitter, Fitter and Blamey say that there are at least 20 microspecies of... (more)
NJ3458 : Darwin's Barberry (Berberis darwinii) by Anne Burgess Darwin's Barberry (Berberis darwinii) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This prickly shrub with bright orange flowers seeds readily. It is introduced... (more)
NJ2960 : Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) by Anne Burgess Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
A close look at some flowers on a foxglove spike.
NJ5849 : White Butterbur (Petasites albus) by Anne Burgess White Butterbur (Petasites albus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This species of Butterbur is apparently commonest in eastern Scotland.
NJ3647 : Sneezewort (Achillea ptarmica) by Anne Burgess Sneezewort (Achillea ptarmica) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
An unobtrusive plant, but worth a closer look. I wonder whether its name implies... (more)
NJ3061 : Elder Flowers (Sambucus nigra) by Anne Burgess Elder Flowers (Sambucus nigra) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Just asking to be made into elderflower cordial!
NJ2950 : Wood Stitchwort (Stellaria nemorum) by Anne Burgess Wood Stitchwort (Stellaria nemorum) by Anne Burgess
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This plant occurs mostly in northern England and Southern Scotland, with an... (more)
NJ5340 : White Butterbur (Petasites albus) by Anne Burgess White Butterbur (Petasites albus) by Anne Burgess
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An alien introduced to and becoming increasingly established in damp shady... (more)
NJ7650 : Bluebell (Campanula rotundifolia) by Anne Burgess Bluebell (Campanula rotundifolia) by Anne Burgess
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This is the true Scottish Bluebell, known in England as the Harebell. The spring... (more)
NJ2156 : Purple Toadflax (Linaria purpurea) by Anne Burgess Purple Toadflax (Linaria purpurea) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This garden escape is an increasing common plant of waste land, and it... (more)
NJ3265 : Cuckoo Flower (Cardamine pratensis) by Anne Burgess Cuckoo Flower (Cardamine pratensis) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
Also known as Lady's Smock, this is the favourite food plant of the Orange... (more)
NJ6465 : Common Scurvygrass (Cochlearia officinalis) by Anne Burgess Common Scurvygrass (Cochlearia officinalis) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
A closer look at the flower heads of this common medicinal plant.
NJ3266 : Whin (Ulex europaeus) by Anne Burgess Whin (Ulex europaeus) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
There's a saying, "if the whin is not in flower, courting's out... (more)
NJ3548 : Violets by Anne Burgess Violets by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
These are almost certainly Common Dog Violet (Viola riviniana), because this is... (more)
NJ3555 : Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaeae) by Anne Burgess Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaeae) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
It differs from Bearberry by having the calyx on top of the fruit, whereas... (more)
NF7636 : Lousewort (Pedicularis sylvatica) by Anne Burgess Lousewort (Pedicularis sylvatica) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
One of two species of Lousewort, this plant of damp areas is short and... (more)
NJ3365 : Moonwort (Botrychium lunaria) by Anne Burgess Moonwort (Botrychium lunaria) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This is a relative of the ferns. It is the only species of moonwort found in... (more)
NF6604 : Spring Squill (Scilla verna) by Anne Burgess Spring Squill (Scilla verna) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
The pale star-shaped flowers of Spring Squill carpet the machair of the golf... (more)
NJ3160 : Dandelions (Taraxacum officinale) by Anne Burgess Dandelions (Taraxacum officinale) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
A close look at some superb specimens of these most familiar flowers. If only... (more)
NJ6365 : Eyebright (Euphrasia officinalis) by Anne Burgess Eyebright (Euphrasia officinalis) by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
This plant is so named because it was used medicinally for eye problems.
NT3473 : Melilot by Anne Burgess Melilot by Anne Burgess
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I didn't recognise it, and I am indebted to M J Richardson for help with... (more)
NJ3761 : Spring is Sprung! by Anne Burgess Spring is Sprung! by Anne Burgess
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Category: Flora
The buds on the bushes are just bursting. However this image was taken while... (more)
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