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Herbarium specimen: Coronopus didymus

Taxon:Brassicaceae: Coronopus didymus (L.) Sm. ("Lesser Swine-cress")
Filed in taxon folder:Brassicaceae: Coronopus didymus (L.) Sm. ("Lesser Swine-cress")
Collected by:J G Clark
Collection date:1924
Locality:Cultivated Great Britain, VC17 Surrey, Purley, TQ35, In J G Clark's Garden - 41 Downs Court Road, Purley
Great Britain, VC52 Anglesey, Anglesey, SH47
ex herb:Croydon Natural History and Scientific Society
Institution:South London Botanical Institute (SLBI)
Image:Coronopus didymus herbarium specimen from Purley, VC17 Surrey in 1924 by J G Clark.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:Seed possibly imported from Anglesey or Holyhead with Scilla verna bulbs or other plants. But not noted for there in Watson's Top. Bot.

I have seen this at Beaumaris - but it grows at Selsdon & **** - so I see no reason for supposing it introduced into the Croydon area - PJM?? 3/1951

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Documented by nacs12 on 16th February 2011.

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