Meadowsweet, filipendula ulmaria

Filipendula ulmaria AKA Queen of the Meadow. Another dog friendly, shade friendly plant.

Wood Betony, Betonica officinalis Wood betony was at one time commonly used as a medicinal plant in the treatment of a wide range of disorders, especially as a nervine and tonic for treating maladies of the head and as an external application to wounds. It also stimulates the digestive system and the liver, having an overall tonic effect upon the body It is taken in the treatment of 'frayed nerves', pre-menstrual complaints, poor memory and tension.

Wood Betony, Betonica officinalis Wood betony was at one time commonly used as a medicinal plant in the treatment of a wide range of disorders, especially as a nervine and tonic for treating maladies of the head and as an external application to wounds. It also stimulates the digestive system and the liver, having an overall tonic effect upon the body It is taken in the treatment of 'frayed nerves', pre-menstrual complaints, poor memory and tension.

Wild Raspberry, Rubus idaeus

Raspberries are relatively easy to grow and will multiply on their own over the years. But if you want to add more raspberry bushes or start a new patch, you can plant raspberry.

Valerian flowering 25 July

Valerian flowering 25 July

Fireweed, 'Rosebay Willowherb'

Fireweed, 'Rosebay Willowherb'

Agrimony, Agrimonia eupatoria A refreshing tea is made from the fresh or dried leaves, flowers and stems[2, 183]. It can be drunk hot or cold[183]. It was formerly very popular either on its own or added to China tea, having a peculiar delicacy and aroma[4]. Seed - dried and ground into a meal.

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Opium poppy 1 July

Opium poppy 1 July

young beechnuts ripening

young beechnuts ripening

Marsh thistle?

Marsh thistle?

Centaury

Centaury

Yellow-wort, Blackstonia perfoliata. Of the gentian family like centaury

Of the gentian family like centaury

Mugwort flowering 25 July

Mugwort flowering 25 July

Marshmallow flowering end of July Althea officials (25 July)

Marshmallow flowering end of July Althea officials July)

Clustered Bellflower, Campanula glomerata.  Apparently edible, but so beautiful I didn't want to pick it.  Leaves - raw or cooked. A mild flavour with a pleasant sweetness, it can be used as a major ingredient in salads[K]. Flowers - raw[K]. Beautiful to look at, they have a pleasant sweetness and make a very attractive decoration to a salad.

Clustered Bellflower, Campanula glomerata. Apparently edible, but so beautiful I didn't want to pick it. Leaves - raw or cooked. A mild flavour with a pleasant sweetness, it can be used as a major ingredient in salads[K]. Flowers - raw[K]. Beautiful to look at, they have a pleasant sweetness and make a very attractive decoration to a salad.

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