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Old Monday 19th November 2018, 13:02   #1
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Greenland Flowers

Anyone able to tell me what these are? Thanks. All seen on the west coast this summer.
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Old Monday 19th November 2018, 13:03   #2
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And some more.
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Old Monday 19th November 2018, 13:17   #3
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Anyone able to tell me what these are? Thanks. All seen on the west coast this summer.
First three and last

Pyrola sp, cf rotundifolium
Rhododendron groenlandicum
Persicaria vivipara
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Silene suecica

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Old Monday 19th November 2018, 14:05   #4
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First three and last

Pyrola sp, cf rotundifolium
Rhododendron groenlandicum
Persicaria vivipara
xx
Silene suecica

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Thanks. Pyrola grandiflora occurs in Greenland, perhaps the first one is that.
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Old Monday 19th November 2018, 14:54   #5
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Another, very small.
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Old Thursday 22nd November 2018, 17:08   #6
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First 5, number 4: Arnica angustifolia

Second 5:
Veronica alpina
Pedicularis lapponica
Rhodiola rosea
Silene acaulis
Gentiana nivalis

Final one:
I assume Saxifraga oppositifolia

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https://nature.ca/aaflora/data/index.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...d#Gentianaceae
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Old Friday 23rd November 2018, 21:13   #7
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First 5, number 4: Arnica angustifolia

Second 5:
Veronica alpina
Pedicularis lapponica
Rhodiola rosea
Silene acaulis
Gentiana nivalis

Final one:
I assume Saxifraga oppositifolia

See:
https://nature.ca/aaflora/data/index.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...d#Gentianaceae
Thanks v. much. I followed your links - would never have guessed there were so many species of flower in Greenland!
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Old Monday 13th May 2019, 08:57   #8
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What about sedum villosum for the last one.
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Their beautiful.
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Old Thursday 18th July 2019, 21:25   #10
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What about sedum villosum for the last one.
Indeed, you must be right.
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