1 years to reach maturity
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Yellow Rattle Overview
Rhinanthus minor is an annual species in the Orobanchaceae family. This plant produces characteristic pea-like, tubular yellow flowers which are surrounded by papery modified leaves with serrate toothed edges. It typically grows to around 30cm in height, producing branching stems with lance-shaped leaves. This wildflower is parasitic of grasses and because of this allows other wildflowers to grow which would otherwise be out-competed by grass.
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Other uses of Yellow Rattle
Wildflower/meadow, partly parasitic.