Bog Asphodel or narthecium ossifragum

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Date:30th of July 1947

Description:Bog Asphodel is a locally found perennial in the acid moorland bogs.

Flowering between July and September, it can grow to height of 30cm.

This example was found growing at Quarnford by Eric Edees.

About this plant

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


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Donor ref:B11020 (111/17446)

Source: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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