Great Willowherb
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Taken at Strathclyde Park on 28th July 2016 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
 

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 10th September 2015 with
Nikon D5200 - 18-55mm lens with Raynox DCR-250 Macro Attachment
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Great Willowherb.
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AKA:
Epilobium hirsutum.
Onagraceae.
Perennial.
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Likes wet and damp places such as riversides, ditches
June - September.
80 - 180 cms
"Codlins-and-cream", "apple pie" and "cherry pie" are just a few of this common plant's local names. The scientific name hirsutum means 'hairy' and refers to the slightly hairy stems and leaves.