Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Geum rivale L. - Water Avens
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Geum rivale
© Roy Anderson
Geum rivale
© Roy Anderson
Geum rivale
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An upright perennial herbaceous species of wet ground, fens and ditches. The flowers droop downwards and are pinkish, with large purple sepals. It hybridises readily with herb bennet (Geum urbanum).

All names: Geum rivale L.