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Flowers #05 - Der Spitzwegerich

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Hidden : 06/25/2017
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Bei Spaziergängen in der Natur gibt es so viel zu entdecken. Doch kennst du alle Blumen am Wegrand? Auf diesem Trail kannst du die Pflanzen etwas genauer kennen lernen. Schau dich gut um! Vielleicht entdeckst du ja ein besonderes Exemplar? Dieser Trail führt dich durch die Thurebene im Westen von Frauenfeld.
There is so much to discover in nature. But do you know all the flowers you see? On this trail, you can get to know the plants more closely. Look around well! Perhaps you discover a special one? This trail leads you through the lowlands of the Thur in the west of Frauenfeld.
Der Spitzwegerich -
 The English Plantain
Der Spitzwegerich (Plantago lanceolata), auch Spießkraut, Lungenblattl oder Schlangenzunge genannt, ist eine Pflanzenart, die zur Familie der Wegerichgewächse (Plantaginaceae) gehört. Das Wort „Wegerich“ entstammt dem Althochdeutschen von wega = Weg und rih = König. Die Blütezeit reicht von Mai bis September. Der Spitzwegerich kommt häufig in Fettwiesen, in Parkrasen (dort vor allem in ihrer mageren Ausbildungsform), an Wegen und in Äckern vor.
Plantago lanceolata is a species of flowering plant in the plantain family Plantaginaceae. It is known by the common names English plantain, narrowleaf plantain, ribwort plantain, ribleaf and lamb's tongue. It is a common weed of cultivated land. Plantago lanceolata is native to Eurasia, but has been introduced to North America and many other parts of the world with suitable habitats. Plantago lanceolata, can live anywhere from very dry meadows to places similar to a rain forest.

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