Herbarium specimen: Persicaria amphibia
|Taxon:||Polygonaceae: Persicaria amphibia (L.) Delarbre ("Amphibious Bistort")|
|Filed in taxon folder:||Polygonaceae: Persicaria amphibia (L.) Delarbre ("Amphibious Bistort")|
|Collected by:||Mr Harold Stuart Thompson|
|Locality:||Great Britain, VC6 North Somerset, Chew Magna Reservoir, ST565632|
|ex herb:||Mr Harold Stuart Thompson|
|Institution:||University of Birmingham (BIRM)|
|notes:||Reservoir now dry and completely "drained". Covering large areas at W end and middle.|
By May and June 1937, the growth and spread of this plant had become so extensive around the greater part of Chew MAgna Reservoir that in May when fishing was allowed it was almost impossible to fish - a great disappointment to anglers.
|Filing note:||Polygonum amphibium|
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|+||Persicaria amphibia||GB, VC6 North Somerset, blagdon reservoir||Harold Stuart Thompson||5/9/1933||BIRM|
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Documented by mossysal on 18th June 2009.