Colt's-foot or Tussilago farfara

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Description:Colt's-foot is a common perennial of waste ground and derelict areas. Its flowers develop before its leaves do.

Flowering between March and April, it can grow to a height of 25cm.

This example was found growing at Armitage in Staffordshire, by enry Reader.

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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