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LESSER SPEARWORT Ranunculus flammula (Ranunculaceae) Height less than 50cm. Upright or creeping perennial. Often roots where leaf nodes touch the ground. Favours damp ground, often beside rivers. FLOWERS are 5-15mm across and usually solitary; borne on furrowed stalks (Jun-Oct). FRUITS are beaked but not winged. LEAVES are oval (basal leaves); stem leaves are narrow.
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LESSER SPEARWORT Ranunculus flammula (Ranunculaceae) Height less than 50cm. Upright or creeping perennial. Often roots where leaf nodes touch the ground. Favours damp ground, often beside rivers. FLOWERS are 5-15mm across and usually solitary; borne on furrowed stalks (Jun-Oct). FRUITS are beaked but not winged. LEAVES are oval (basal leaves); stem leaves are narrow.

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Date: 1 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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