Annual Mercury

Common Name Annual Mercury
Scientific Name Mercurialis annua
Family Spurge Family Euphorbiaceae
Description A fairly non-descript plant growing on nutrient rich soils in arable fields, gardens and waste ground in mid to late summer. 
Read about this species in my Nature Diary blog:
Date Sort ascending Title Link to Article Edit
13-11-11 Annual Mercury (Mercurialis annua)
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Flower green

This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Durlston Country Park

Dorset Council, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
These are the sites where I have found this species:
Site Notes Record Date Report Date
Durlston Country Park Present