Marsh-marigold, or Caltha palustris

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Description:This perennial plant can often be found in wet woods and marshy fields.

Flowering between March and July, it can grow up to 45cm in height.

This example was found at Oakamoor in Staffordshire over 100 years ago by collector Samuel Berrisford.

About this plant

This plant is now cared for by staff at Stoke-on-Trent Museums.


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Source: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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