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Sue and Martin above Zermatt - 2018
Thursday, 10 January 2019
Great Masterwort (or Mountain Sanicle)(Astrantia major)
Widespread up to 2000 metres in Alpine regions and elsewhere, this tall plant sports perfectly symmetrical showy flowers with pink centres, greenish tips, and bushy stamens. This specimen was in Austria, near Damuls, in July 2018.