Wood Avens

Geum urbanum

Geum: Ancient Latin name
urbanum: Of cities
(Dave’s Garden Botanary)

On the borders of woods, in copses, and on shady hedgebanks, the Avens is abundant.

Flowering chiefly between June and August.

The Observer’s Book of Wild Flowers, compiled by W. J. Stokoe (1957)

Wood Avens

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