Photos: Inchidoney, Co.Cork
Whorls of small whitish-pink flowers at base of upper leaves. Hairy calyx,
bell-shaped, spine-toothed. Deeply pinnate-lobed leaves, with pointed tips
and lobes. Usually stalked. Slightly hairy. Height: 30-100cm.
Likes wet or damp ground. Stream and river banks, fens, marshes, wet woodland, damp roadsides. Less frequent in W Ireland.
Photographs above: County Limerick. August 2008.