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Bog Stitchwort

Plantae
Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Ireland.
Near Coolkellure, Co Cork.
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Very confusing as the petals appear at first to be five simple ones not five deeply cleft - but they overlap and stick together in the rain.
26 May 2005
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles
 
British Isles status: native
Perennial


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Photographer: J R Crellin

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NIKON D70
26/05/2005 12:17:01
1/100 sec - F/14
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 500
Exp. compensation: -0.7 EV
Light value: 11.9


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