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Perennial Centaury

Y ganrhi barhaol

Plantae
Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Gentianales
Family: Gentianaceae
Pembrokeshire

This rare Centaury might easily be overlooked but the flowers are significantly bigger than other UK species and there are several other differences - particularly the habit.
09 August 2009
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles
 
British Isles status: native
Vulnerable
Rare
Perennial


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Photographer: J R Crellin

About the picture:
NIKON D70
09/08/2009 12:06:11
1/100 sec - F/16
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 320
Exp. compensation: -0.7 EV
Depth of field: 0.02 m (0.39 - 0.41)
Light value: 13.0



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