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Sand Spurrey

Plantae
Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Hay-on-Wye.
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Mainly to show the glandular hairs on the sepals. These were sparse on this plant (unusually) and easy to miss.

Also shows the leaf bristle clearly.
08 May 2008
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles
 
British Isles status: native
Annual


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Photographer: J R Crellin

About the picture:
NIKON D70
08/05/2008 14:38:51
1/100 sec - F/14
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Depth of field: 0.00 m (0.21 - 0.21)
Light value: 12.3


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