<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Lesser Spearwort

 

 
Lesser Spearwort
 

 

Much smaller than Greater Spearwort and more common, Lesser Spearwort has the familiar glossy yellow flowers of the Buttercup family. The leaves are lanceolate, but can vary between quite wide and quite narrow.

It grows beside fresh water throughout the country, flowering from early summer to mid autumn.

 

 

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