Ragged Robin, or Lychnis flos-cuculi

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Date:June 1883

Description:A marshy place, upland stream or lowland meadow is where you must go to find this pink-flowering perennial plant.

In bloom in between May and June, it can reach a height of 70cm.

This example was found growing at Cheadle in Staffordshire by local naturalist John R.B. Masefield, during the summer of 1883.

About this plant

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


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Image courtesy of: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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Source: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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