Pete's Walks - Pasque flower

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Photo taken 30/05/15 at Knocking Hoe nature reserve, Beds.

The name is sometimes written as one word, i.e. Pasqueflower. This is a rare flower, found on a few chalk downlands. Pasque refers to Easter (Passover) as the flower blooms around that time of year. It is widely used for its medical and homeopathic purposes.

 

Photo taken 30/05/15 at Knocking Hoe nature reserve, Beds.

 

Photo taken 23/04/07 on Church Hill, Therfield Heath, Hertfordshire.

 

Photo taken 23/04/07 on Church Hill, Therfield Heath, Hertfordshire.