Chrysosplenium oppositifolium Saxifragaceae Golden Saxifrage

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Description - A bright green creeping plant, stems up to 20cm long. The flowers have no true petals, the sepals and bracts are a yellow-green. Leaves are almost circular with blunt teeth.

Habitat - Grows on the banks of streams or on land next to them which becomes inundated.

Comments - Fairly common, but only in the south of the island.

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