Geum rivale-one of the bumblebees’ favourite
Still suffering from pulled muscles in lower back so another wild flower today; this time in the allotment border.
Geum rivale- Water avens, Purple avens
Geum rivale is a flowering plant of the rose family. It is native to much of Europe, with the exception of Mediterranean areas, as well as some parts of Central Asia and North America. In North America it is known as purple avens. The nodding red flowers appear from May to September.