Antique Botanical print British Wild Flowers bookplate:  http://www.etsy.com/listing/96118044/antique-botanical-print-british-wild

Antique Botanical print British Wild Flowers bookplate, vintage botanical flowers bookplate art print, red poppy fruits wall print wall art

Antique Botanical print British Wild Flowers bookplate: http://www.etsy.com/listing/96118044/antique-botanical-print-british-wild

The nodding bell shaped flowers of Fritillaria meleagris are unmistakeable for their snake skin markings. This British wild flower bulb is now protected and rarely seen in its native meadows, but will always attract attention in a woodland garden, rockery, or naturalised in grass.

The nodding bell shaped flowers of Fritillaria meleagris are unmistakeable for their snake skin markings. This British wild flower bulb is now protected and rarely seen in its native meadows, but will always attract attention in a woodland garden, rockery, or naturalised in grass.

British Wild Flower - Lychnis flos-cuculi - Ragged Robin. Photo credit: D. Allison.

British Wild Flower - Lychnis flos-cuculi - Ragged Robin. Photo credit: D. Allison.

Fireweed (Epilobium spp.):  --shoots are edible raw. --young leaves are edible raw. --flowers are edible raw. --flower bud clusters can be cooked as vegetable. --stem pith can be added to soups as thickener. --varieties in the Pacific Northwest are Common fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium) and Dwarf fireweed (Epilobium latifolium). --grows in open, disturbed areas in foothill, montane, alpine and subalpine regions. warning: may act as a laxtative if eaten in quantity.

Fireweed (Epilobium spp.): --shoots are edible raw. --young leaves are edible raw. --flowers are edible raw. --flower bud clusters can be cooked as vegetable. --stem pith can be added to soups as thickener. --varieties in the Pacific Northwest are Common fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium) and Dwarf fireweed (Epilobium latifolium). --grows in open, disturbed areas in foothill, montane, alpine and subalpine regions. warning: may act as a laxtative if eaten in quantity.

Native British Wild Flower Plugs, Plants, Bulbs and Seeds including Meadow Mixes

Native British Wild Flower Plugs, Plants, Bulbs and Seeds including Meadow Mixes

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