Chaerophyllum temulum

Rough Chervil Chaerophyllum temulum reaches heights of more than one meter and grows as a biennial. The flowering period in Central Europe can last from June to August. All parts of the plant are slightly poisonous and contain falcarinol. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: 30 to 120 centimeters, herbaceous plant Life cycle: Biennial Poisonous: Yes, […]

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Veronica hederifolia

Ivy-Leaved Speedwell Veronica hederifolia can grow up to 30 centimetres tall, flowers in central Europe from March to May and grows as an annual. The plant, which belongs to the Plantaginaceae family, can be found in meadows, on embankments, fields, bushes, hedges and roadsides. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: Up to 30 centimeters, herbaceous plant […]

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Polycarpon tetraphyllum

Four-leaved allseed, four-leaved manyseed Polycarpon tetraphyllum grows as an annual, biennial or perennial and can reach a height of up to 20 centimeters. In Central Europe, the flowering period can last from March to September. The plant, which belongs to the Caryophyllaceae family, often grows along roadsides, between paving stones or in front of house […]

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Euphorbia nutans

Eyebane, Nodding Spurge Euphorbia nutans can grow up to 50 centimeters tall and is an annual. The petals are white or pink in color. Originally native to North America and South America, the plant can now also be found in other regions. The plants shown here were discovered in Malaga (Spain). Characteristics & Description Height, […]

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Euphorbia serpens

Matted Sandmat Euphorbia serpens can be easily distinguished from the similar-looking Euphorbia prostrata by its white petals. The plant, which occurs in southern North America and most South American countries, grows as an annual with its shoots lying flat on the ground. As an introduced species, it can also be found in some European countries. […]

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