Marsh Marigold (Caltha palustris)

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  1.   1.  Description
    1.   1.1  Obtaining
    2.   1.2  Uses
  2.   2.  More
  3.   3.  'Souls
Common Name Marsh Marigold
Latin Name Caltha palustris (genus)
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1.  Description

A native perennial herbaceous plant. The flowers are yellow, 2–5 cm (1–2 in) diameter. It is not easily confused for the Marigold except by amateur herbalists.

1.1  Obtaining

  • Extremely Common (wild growth): This plant likes marshes, fens, ditches and wet woodland -- The Dampwoods and Arachnea's Revenge are preferred. It is also noted to be found abundantly in Western Tangles. It prefers neutral and acidic soil types.

1.2  Uses

Skin Irritant

Skin rashes and dermatitis have been reported from excessive handling of the plant.

2.  More

3.  'Souls

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