Viper's Bugloss
Taken at Tyninghame Bay on 20th June 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode
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Taken at Barns Ness on 12th July 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Viper's Bugloss

Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 26th June 2019 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Taken at Barns Ness on 25th June 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File
Viper's Bugloss.
Species :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Echium vulgare.
Boraginaceae.
Biennial.
Blueweed.
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It is found in dry, bare and waste places.
May - Sept.
30–80 cms.
The Viper's Bugloss, Echium, was considered as an antidote to the bite of (Echis) a viper. It's seed was thought to resemble the reptile's head.