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18/05/2014 at 22:11

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 Hi everyone,

I posted these pictures quite a while ago and said I was going to repost them once the plant had begun to flower. I just want a clarification on identification please if possible?

Thank you all

 

18/05/2014 at 22:15

Looks like thrift to me

18/05/2014 at 22:16

Yes, armeria?

18/05/2014 at 22:17

Thrift. Aka armeria maritima 

19/05/2014 at 16:21

Agree with fidgetbones

19/05/2014 at 16:29
Aka sea thrift, common name and frequently found in coastal regions
20/05/2014 at 20:57

Thrift plant used to feature on the reverse side of pre-decimal 'old money' 3d piece (eight-sided coin).

20/05/2014 at 21:01

I'd forgotten that David

Wasn't there a bird on the farthing as well. A wren maybe?

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