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Wood Speedwell


A sprawling member of the speedwell family with lilac flowers rather than blue. Found in damp woodlands across Dorset.


 

 

Common Name Wood Speedwell
Scientific Name Veronica montana
Species Group Speedwell Family Veronicaceae
Status
Interest Level
2
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Figwort family - Scrophulariaceae
Status Locally frequent
Flower Colour Group Purple
Visible
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
Preferred Environment
Look for A speedwell that is more mauve than blue like others
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Speedwell Family Veronicaceae