Common Storksbill
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Taken at Pow Burn on 26th May 2019 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


Taken at Garnock Estuary on 5th May 2019 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Taken at Peebles on 27th September 2017 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Taken  at Ardnave Point on Islay, on 10th July 2017 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Common Storksbill.
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AKA:
Erodium cicutarium.
Geraniaceae.
Annual
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Dry sandy soils, sand dunes, heaths and grassland, beside roads and on walls.
May - August
Up to 60 cms.
The entire plant is edible with a flavour similar to sharp parsley if picked young.