Bogbean

Latin Name:

Menyanthes trifoliata

Manx Name:

Lubberlub

Season:

March - June

Locations where this species is found:
Ballaugh Curraghs, Scarlett

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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