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Herbarium specimen: Spiraea salicifolia

Taxon:Rosaceae: Spiraea salicifolia L. ("Bridewort")
named by Leonard John Margetts 8/2/1978
Filed in taxon folder:Rosaceae: Spiraea salicifolia L. ("Bridewort")
Collected by:William Wise
Collection date:6/1882
Locality:Cultivated Great Britain, VC2 East Cornwall, Launceston, SX38, hedge at Chapel St Thomas. No doubt the result of cultivation.
ex herb:William Wise
Institution:Launceston Museum (LAUS)
Image:Spiraea salicifolia herbarium specimen from Launceston, VC2 East Cornwall in 1882 by William Wise.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:"384" written at top left of page. Part of the "3" is torn off. "(Willow band spireea)" written under original taxon at top of page.

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Documented by rudolfthered on 17th December 2007.

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