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A very common spring flower of woodlands and roadsides popular with bees and bee-flies.
|Common Name||Ground Ivy|
|Scientific Name||Glechoma hederacea|
|Family||Mint family - Labiatae|
|Species Family||Deadnettle Family - Lamiaceae|
|Flower Colour Group||Purple|
|Look for||Short creeping plant with whorls of purple/blue flowers|
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