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Water avens

Water avens (Geum rivale)

A downy perennial, with nodding, bell shaped dull pink flowers. Common on damp roadside verges and ditches. In upland areas can be found on wet rock ledges.

Height 30-60cm.

Other names: Billy's button

Altitude Limit: 865m Helvellyn