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''Chamerion angustifolium'', commonly known as fireweed , great willow-herb , or rosebay willowherb , is a perennial herbaceous plant in the willowherb family Onagraceae. It is native throughout the temperate Northern Hemisphere, including large parts of the boreal forests.

This species has been placed in the genus ''Chamerion'' rather than ''Epilobium'' based on several morphological distinctions: spiral leaf arrangement; absence of a hypanthium; subequal stamens ; zygomorphic stamens.. more

Similar species: Myrtales
Species identified by Lars Korb
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Uploaded Oct 7, 2019. Captured in Am Brink 1, 21526 Hohenhorn, Germany.