Pimpinella saxifraga   Burnet Saxifrage

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As common in Europe as it is in the British Isles, this umbellifer is more likely to be found on basic soils and will flourish at high altitudes too. The rosette leaves typically have four or five leaflets while the quiet similar P. major only tends to have three.

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Pimpinella saxifraga Burnet Saxifrage

Near Pontresina, 7th July 2010

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Pimpinella saxifraga Burnet Saxifrage

Near Pontresina, 7th July 2010

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By paths to railway station, Pontresina, 7th July 2010

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