Wood Avens ( Geum urbanum )


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Family : Rose Family ( Rosaceae)

Widespread and common hairy perennial of shady hedgerows and woodland; also known as herb bennet. Basal leaves are pinnate. Flowers soon droop and comprise five yellow petals; they are 8 to 15 mm across. Fruits armed with hooked red styles often clinging to animal fur. Height up to 50cm

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