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Agrostemma githago
Common Corn-cockle (Eng) Bolderik (Ned) Kornrade (Ger)
Keywords: Plant;Caryophyllaceae;Bloem;rood;paars;akkerplant

Agrostemma githago

Common Corn-cockle (Eng) Bolderik (Ned) Kornrade (Ger)

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Album name:martheijnens / Flowers red, pink, purple
Keywords:Plant / Caryophyllaceae / Bloem / rood / paars / akkerplant
Photonumber, location and date:201211937, Netherlands/Utrecht/Bloeyendael, 25-07-2012
Habitat:It is a typical plant of old-fashioned cornfields. However it occurs too along roadsides, railway lines, in waste places and other disturbed areas.
Flowering time:June, July
Origin/distribution, remarks:The center of origin of Agrostemma is thought to be the eastern Mediterranean region. It is now present in many parts of the temperate world as an alien species, probably introduced with imported European wheat. Rare in the Netherlands.
Filesize:161 KiB
Date added:Oct 02, 2012
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