Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Ononis repens L. - Common Restharrow
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
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Ononis repens
© Graham Day
 

A low-growing herbaceous plant, sticky to touch, found especially in turf on sand dunes. It produces a purplish pea-shaped flower.

All names: Ononis repens L.; Ononis spinosa ssp. maritima (Dumort.) P.Fourn.