Latin Name:

Menyanthes trifoliata

Manx Name:



March - June

Locations where this species is found:
Scarlett Point, Ballaugh Curraghs

This flower is found in the Curraghs, but is very rarely seen outside of that area.

Bogbean was considered to have powerful medicinal properties, and was used to treat rheumatism.

The Manx name for this flower is "Lubberlub".
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