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Common Gromwell

Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Family: Boraginaceae
Homefield Wood, Buckinghamshire.
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Alex Bennett says "The old English name for this herb is Grummel. I found this in Sheridan's Dictionary of 1745."
30 May 2006
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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30/05/2006 11:09:06
1/160 sec - F/16
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 320
Exp. compensation: -1 EV
Depth of field: 0.03 m (0.43 - 0.46)
Light value: 13.6

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