Filipendula ulmaria

Meadowsweet - This plant with it's strong sweet scented flowers is in abundance from June to September in damp fields, watersides and marshes. Bees and insects are attracted to the heavy aroma which typifies one of the lovely smells of summertime. This one photographed at Carrick on Shannon Co. Leitrim.

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