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A small plant that forms carpets on the woodland floor producing four tiny flowers on each stem, each flower facing a different direction



Common Name Moschatel
Alternative Name(s) Town Hall Clock
Scientific Name Adoxa moschatellina
Species Group Complex Flowers
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Moschatel family - Adoxaceae
Status Locally frequent
Flower Colour Group Green
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
Preferred Environment
Look for Small woodland floor plant that produces flowers facing four ways like a town hall clock
Additional Identification Notes
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Complex Flowers