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Yellow Bartsia, Parentucellia viscosa Family: Scrophulariaceae
Parentucellia viscosa     *     Yellow Bartsia


Flowering time: June-September. Hemiparasitic annual.

Habitat: Can be locally frequent on damp, open, sandy soils; grassland, pathsides and dune slacks.

Two-lipped yellow flowers, the lower lip longer and three-lobed. An erect, sticky-hairy plant, usually un-branched with Opposite, stalkless leaves


Yellow Bartsia, Parentucellia viscosa


Yellow Bartsia, Parentucellia viscosa
Yellow Bartsia, Parentucellia viscosa
Slepe Heath, Dorset. July 2015

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