Common Restharrow

Latin Name:

Ononis repens

Manx Name:

streng bow


June - September

Locations where this species is found:
Glen Maye, Ayres

This plant is named because its tough roots are able to snag the harrows of farmers. It grows near the coast and can be found at Glen Maye.

In Manx, this flower is called "streng bow", which means "bow string".
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