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Cichorium intybus

Wild Chicory – Chicorée sauvage Wild Chicory, in summer, is a very common plant here in Provence and very easily recognisable with its bright blue flower-heads.   It is sometimes slightly hairy with branched stems, height 30-100 cm.  The basal … Continue reading

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Euonymus europaeus

Spindle Tree – Fusain d’Europe A native to much of Europe, belonging to the Celastraceae family.  It grows in open woodland, clearings, hedgerows but always close to water.  The tree can reach a height of 3-6 m.  The leaves are opposite, … Continue reading

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