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Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Tellima grandiflora - Fringe-cups

Fringecups is a garden escape which has been found both well naturalised and as a casual. It has been recorded as a garden weed in Gulval (SW43V, 1982, B.M.Sturdy), from road verges, banks and hedges as at Camelford (SX18B, 1983, L.J.Margetts) and in the churchyard at St. Just-in-Roseland (SW83H, 1980s, B.E.M.Garratt).

Click here to see Aphotoflora images by David Fenwick


French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.