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Flowers:

October to April

Mercurialis annua (Euphorbiaceae)

Annual Mercury

Branched annual to 50cm with angular stems and spikes of tiny yellow-green flowers. Leaves toothed and nettle-like.

Roadsides, field margins and waste ground. Common.

 

Together with some nettles.

 Corallia Bay area. 6.2.2004