Birds-foot Trefoil and Yellow Loosestrife

by Adrian Morris June. 21, 2021 122 views

Two common, yellow meadow flowers.

Birds-foot trefoil is so called because the seed pods look like the claws on a bird's foot.

 Birds-foot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)

Birds-foot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)

This plant is sometimes called "eggs and bacon" because it sometimes resembles an English breakfast.

yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia vulgaris)

yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia vulgaris)

yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia vulgaris)

yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia vulgaris)

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Tsao T-F 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Good captures with interesting introductions.smile
Yes, they look like the claws on a bird's foot (after your remind).bird

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Adrian Morris Replied to Tsao T-F 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Thank you Tsao.

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