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Photo taken on 20/05/09 near Rickmansworth, Herts., on the Chess Valley Walk

Also known as Granny's Bonnet, this large and attractive flower can vary considerably in its colouration - violet-blue, pink or white. The ones shown here, like most of them found wild in the UK, are probably escapees from a garden. It flowers in June and July

Photo taken on 20/05/09 near Rickmansworth, Herts., on the Chess Valley Walk

 

Photo taken on 4/06/09 at Dunstable Downs, Beds.

 

Photo taken on 4/06/09 at Dunstable Downs, Beds.

 

Photo taken on 4/06/09 at Dunstable Downs, Beds.

 

Photo taken on 4/06/09 at Dunstable Downs, Beds.