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Primula veris
Primula veris
Photographer: François Meignant

ID: 0000 0000 1107 0938 (2007-11-19)

Copyright © 2007 François Meignant

  • date of photo  Apr 25, 2006
  • location   Othe (Lorraine, France)
  • family Primulaceae
  • plant community   Forests, Slopes, Meadows.
  • notes   10-30cm high. Flowering April-May. Flowers have orange spots in the centre. They are in a broadly globular cluster. 'Primula' comes from the Latin 'primus', 'first', due to the early flowering of the plant.
  • camera   Canon PowerShot Pro 1
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Cowslip, Coucou, Primevère Officinale, Gewone Sleutelbloem, Wiesen-schlüsselblume. (photographer)
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    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2007 François Meignant. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact François Meignant fmeignant[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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