I was checking over some St John's Wort when, among a clump of weedy growth nearby a splash of blue caught my eye. Closer examination showed that the plant in question was Nettle-leaved Bellflower, Campanula trachelium, a tall and vigorous relation of the Harebell, Campanula rotundifolia, which grows about half a mile away on Solden Hill.
|The Nettle-leaved Bellflower is new to Byfield Pocket Park.|
31 July, 2019
The form of the leaves is helpful in distinguishing it from other