Bath Wildlife Sightings
Acorus calamus (Sweet-flag), Keynsham Memorial Park, ST6468
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Keynsham Memorial Park
Dominating marginal vegetation at the end of the duck pond
No doubt planted when the park was originally laid out but it also occurs in a few paces along the Avon too. It rarely produces the cigar-shaped fruit but the puckered leaves help distinguish it from Yellow Flag, which ought to have seed-pods at this time of year.