Shell motif Camino de Santiago

The pilgrimage routes to
Santiago de Compostela
in pictures

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Flowers of the Camino

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There are larger images of all these pictures at our flowers2.html page, and there are also direct Email links so that you can tell us, please, what these flowers are!

These photographs were all taken in 2002: days 1 to 7 were taken in March, days 8 to 23 in May, and days 24 onwards in September

Many grateful thanks to Dale Calder (DC), Charlotte Brawne (CB) Bjarne Wendt (BW) and Elizabeth Hansen(EH) for their identifications, which are acknoweldged with their initials below

Day 1 - image 063
Dog's Tooth Violet           Erythromium - dens canis (CB)


Day 2 - image 094
Sweet violet           Viola odorata (CB)

Day 4 - image 112
Stinking hellebore           Hellebore foetidus (CB)


Day 4 - image 115
?anenome (CB)

Day 4 - image 131
Sweet Violet           viola odorata (CB)


Day 4 - image 211
Grape Hyacinth           Muscari (CB)


Day 4 - image 212
Mountain buttercup           ranunculus montana? (CB)


Day 8 - image 213
?aster (CB)

Day 4 - image 240
Broom           Cytisus (CB)


Day 8 - image 282
Rosemary           rosmarinus (CB/BW)
[DK] Rosmarin - good with lamb, or to make a tea

Day 8 - image 346
Grey-leaved cistus       (CB) cistus albidus (CB)

Day 8 - image 360
Cornflower or Bachelor's Button           Centaurea cyanus (DC)


Day 8 - image 366
?Stitchwort (CB)


Day 9 - image 402
St. John's Wort           hypericum (CB)


Day 12 - image 439
Cowslip           Primula vera (CB)         [DK] kodriver (BW)


Day 12 - image 461
Asphodel           asphodelus (CB)


Day 12 - image 462
Grape hyacinth           muscari (CB)


Day 12 - image 463

Day 12 - image 464
Asphodel (CB)

Day 12 - image 465
Christmas rose (BW)/ Corsican hellebore (CB)           hellebore corsicus (CB)

Day 12 - image 485

Day 13 - image 502
Corn Poppy           papaver rhoeus (CB)


Day 13 - image 503
?Lady's smock           ?cardamine pratensis (CB)


Day 13 - image 505
Mallow           malva (CB)


Day 16 - image 565
Lavender           lavandula stoechas


Day 16 - image 566
Anchusa with Hawkweed           anchusa (CB)


Day 16 - image 582
Vetch (CB/EH)
          vicia (CB)


Day 16 - image 583

Day 19 - image 613
?senecio (CB)


Day 21 - image 655

Day 21 - image 658

Day 21 - image 661

Day 22 - image 850

Day 23 - image 862

Day 22 - image 864

Day 22 - image 866

Day 23 - image 815

Day 23 - image 816

Day 23 - image 820

Day 23 - image 822

Day 23 - image 823

Day 24 - image 1013
Mallow/ Tree Mallow(CB)           malva (or lavetera) (CB)         [DK] stokrose (BW) - comes in many colours - see below


Day 24 - image 1014
Wood Pink           dianthus sylvestris (CB)


Day 24 - image 1016
Hollyhock (CB/EH)           alcea rosea (CB)         [DK] stokrose (BW)


Day 24 - image 1023
? tencrium (CB)


Day 26 - image 1105

Day 26 - image 1106
Foxglove (CB)           digitalis purpurea (BW) Formerly used in medecine for curing heart problems


Day 26 - image 1110
Bell flower           campanula (CB)


Day 26 - image 1113
Knapweed           (CB) centaurea (CB)


Day 29 - image 1244

Day 30 - image 1276

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