Crosswort (Cruciata laevipes)


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Family : Madder family ( Rubiaceae)

Attractive perennial of grassy woodland rides, hedgerows and verges, mainly on calcareous soils. Widespread; commonest in N and E England. Oval, hairy leaves borne in distinct whorls of four. Clusters of yellow flowers appear April to June. Height up to 50cm

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Table Correction 4 Petal 4 Stamens