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I had previously unthinkingly named this G. conopsea (it's old name) but is would definitely have been G. conopsea subsp. borealis under the old naming and is now G. borealis.

My thanks to Mike Porter for pointing this out !
09 July 2013
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles

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Photographer: J R Crellin

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09/07/2013 13:51:45
1/125 sec - F/22
Lens: 105mm f/2.8 G VR
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Exp. compensation: -0.7 EV
Depth of field: 0.01 m (0.31 - 0.32)
Light value: 13.9

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