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Toothwort
 

 

Toothwort is a parasite, like the Broomrape family, and can be seen on the roots of Hazel and sometimes Maple and others. It has a creamy-pink spike, scales instead of leaves and 2-lipped pink flowers on one side of the spike.

In flower from late April to mid May, scattered locally, usually in woods and copses.

 

 

 

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