Nottingham Catchfly, or Silene nutans

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Date:July 1960

Description:You will find this perennial growing on Staffordshire's Carboniferous Limestone.

Flowering between May and July, it can reach a height of 50cm.

This example was found growing at Beresford Dale near Alstonefield in Staffordshire, by local naturalist Eric Edees during winter 1960.

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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