Red Deadnettle
Taken at Musselburgh on 25th April 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Taken at Musselburgh on 15th April 2019 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Red Deadnettle.
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AKA:
Lamium purpureum.
Lamiaceae.
Herbaceous Perennial.

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Roadsides, waste ground.
March - October
5 - 20 cm Tall
Young plants have edible tops and leaves, used in salads or in stirfry as a spring vegetable. If finely chopped it can also be used in sauces.