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




 




 
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.