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Red Campion (Silene Dioica) – Native to the UK

Red Campion Flower

Red Campion is a native species to the UK and an excellent source of forage for honey bees. Flowering between May and September it is an important source of nectar.

Often growing in hedgerows and verges this flower enjoys shaded areas.

Featured within many English folk stories Red Campion is said to protect honey bee stores and fairies.

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