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Shrubs ( Shrubs with Simple, Alternate Leaves, Coarsely Toothed Margin )
Rose Family (Rosaceae)

White Meadowsweet
Spiraea betulifolia

Season: July/August
Habitat:
 Montane/Moist Areas
Height:
 20-80 cm

Description: This woody shrub has an umbrella like head composed of many small white flowers. The individual flowers are approximately 6 mm in diametre, with 5 petals. The alternate leaves are from 2-5 cm long, almost oval in shape, with no point. The margin is smooth near the base becoming coarsely toothed towards the tip. The bark is smooth and brown.

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All Material Ward Cameron 2005

 

 

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