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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

Flowers. Apr-Sept

Flower. Pink or purple, with dark veins, in clusters of 2 or more, borne separately on long stalks. Petals do not overlap. The epicalyx lobes elliptical and hairy.

Leaves. Large (40 mm long), heart- to kidney-shaped with 3-7 rounded, toothed lobes (see photo 4).

Habitat. Roadsides, waste ground, meadows, cultivated fields; sometimes on coastal rocks or sand dunes.