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Herbarium specimen: Malva sylvestris

Taxon:Malvaceae: Malva sylvestris L. ("Common Mallow")
Filed in taxon folder:Malvaceae: Malva sylvestris L. ("Common Mallow")
Collected by:Mr Harold Stuart Thompson
Collection date:22/7/1916
Locality:Great Britain, VC6 North Somerset, Banwell, ST35, By Sheep fold St Georges Wharf
ex herb:Mr Harold Stuart Thompson
Institution:University of Birmingham (BIRM)
Image:Malva sylvestris herbarium specimen from Banwell, VC6 North Somerset in 1916 by Mr Harold Stuart Thompson.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:2 Different forms.
[1] Flowers large, 50mm across. [left]
[2] Flowers small, av[erage] 30mm across; petals less darkly veined; flowers very numerous [right]

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Documented by hallucigenia on 4th May 2010.

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