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Scarlet Pimpernel


A common and distinctive weed of cultivated areas including arable fields and gardens.


 

 

Common Name Scarlet Pimpernel
Scientific Name Anagallis arvensis
Species Group Primrose Family Primulaceae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Primrose family - Primulaceae
Status Frequent
Flower Colour Group Red
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Small clustered plant with several distinctive red flowers
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Primrose Family Primulaceae