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Bistorta vivipara
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Alpine Bistort

Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Family: Polygonaceae
Near Lochan na Lairige, Perthshire.
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Flowers lower down the stem are replaced by bulbils. Hence the Latin name.
08 July 2008
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles
British Isles status: native

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Photographer: J R Crellin

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08/07/2008 14:28:30
1/80 sec - F/18
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 320
Exp. compensation: -1.3 EV
Depth of field: 0.02 m (0.34 - 0.37)
Light value: 13.0

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