Green Alkanet
Fact File
Taken at Ardmore Point on 15th September 2017 using a Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode




 


 

Taken
at Ardmore Point on 27th May 2018 using a Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
Fact File

 
Green Alkanet.
Latin Name :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Pentaglottis sempervirens.
Boraginaceae.
Perennial.
Green Alkanet.
Habitat:
Height:
Feature:



Flowers:
Damp or shaded areas.
60 - 90 cms.
Its stamens are hidden inside narrow flower-tubes which
end in a white eye in the centre of a blue flower.
It is not native to Britain and was introduced pre- 1700.
April - July