Common Storksbill
Fact File
Taken at Peebles on 27th September 2017 with Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.




 


Taken  at Ardnave Point on Islay, on 10th July 2017 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
Fact File


 
Common Storksbill.
Latin Name :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Erodium cicutarium.
Geraniaceae.
Annual
Habitat:
Blooms:
Height:
Feature:

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.