Biting Stonecrop
Taken at Irvine Harbour on 4th July 2021 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Tyninghame Bay on 20th June 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Taken at Barns Ness on 17th June 2018 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File


Biting Stonecrop.
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AKA:
Sedum acre
Crassulaceae.
Perennial.
Welcome home husband though never so drunk.!
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Dry Sandy Soil. In the cracks in masonary.
June - July.
Up to 12 cms.
Bitter tasting leaves and is said to be poisonous. It is said that it used to be planted on roofs as a means of warding off evil spirits, witches and lightning.