Kickxia spuria - Round-leaved Fluellen
An increasingly rare arable weed which can still be found in fields around West Pentire and Newquay (SW76, SW86) and around the Camel (SW97). Recent records include Long Rock (SW43V, 1981, B.M.Sturdy), a barley field near Porthtowan (SW64Z, 1993, D.T.Holyoak), West Pentire (SW76Q, 1998, H.M.Meredith), an arable field at Voskelly Farm (SW83M, 1987, R.E.Lees), an arable field near Trelonk (SW84V, 1987, R.J.Murphy), an arable field at Trevose Head (SW87M, 1991, A.J.Wigley), an arable field at Trevone (SW87X, 1989, D.I.Cockerill), the Polzeath area (SW97J, 1991, R.W.David) and an arable field near Helebridge (SS20B, 1987, T.J.Dingle).
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French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.