Sneezewort - Achillea ptarmica
Medium to tall, hairy plant with a creeping, woody stock; stems erect, angular. Leaves lanceolate, sharply toothed, pointed and unstalked. Flowerheads white, with a greenish white disk, 12 to 18 mm borne in lax, branched clusters.
Damp grassy habitats and meadows, marshes and water margins.
July to September.
Fairly frequent throughout Britain.
Occasional and possibly becoming scarce in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 75 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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