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Campanula rapunculoides

Campanule fausse raiponce
Creeping Bellflower

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

purple

Flower size

30-50 mm

Flowering months

June,

July,

August,

September

Leaf type

Lanceolate,

Elliptic

Height

30-80 cm

Description

Hairy perennial. Similar to the Campanula trachelium but less robust.

Roadsides, grassy waste areas.

Flowers

The drooping flowers, borne on a long spike-like cluster, mostly on one side, are bluish-violet, with 5 deep lobes; lower flowers open first.

Leaves

Elliptic oval leaf, Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Oval, long, pointed, alternate on the stem, serrated.

Edible

Young leaves and shoots: rich in vitamin C.

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