Wild Harris

Seaside Centaury

Seaside Centaury 1 LCampbell.jpgSeaside Centaury    (Photo: Laurie Campbell)

This pink flower can be found on sand dunes – it has a very short stem and a base of oval-shaped leaves. Because it grows so close to the ground it is easy to miss.

It has been used as a herbal cure for lots of diseases – even freckles!

by Alison Tyler