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Western Isles Wildflowers

Western Isles wildflowers is a collection of information about our Hebridean wildflowers including identification hints, traditional herbal uses and general plant lore.

 

Roseroot

Sedum rosea

Gaelic name: Lus nan Laoch

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Grows on cliffs and in rock crevices.

The root is thick and fleshy, the leaves those of a succulent..

The tiny flowers have four yellow petals.
Flowers May to August.

Native to the Western Isles

 

 

Photography © Kim Park
Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
9th June, 2006

Visit Kim's web site of her photography of the Western Isles
www.bigbigskies.co.uk

Index
A-Z Wildflowers

Flowers By Colours:
thumbnails

yellow wildflowers

white wildflowers

pink wildflowers

blue or purplish

orchid ID notes

Flowering in:

January

February

March   

April

May

June

July

Colour of the season

May 27th Lush Green!

June 11th White

June 25th Pink

 

 


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