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Remarkable plants at the Rhine dams of Mannheim
Some very frequent as well as some rare plants of the Rhine dams, the fixed banks of the Rhine and the Rhine harbours, and also unfixed banks of the Rhine near Mannheim are shown here.
 

 
At the fixed banks along the Rhine at Mannheim there are thousands of stems of two plants which are rare elsewhere:
 
Pulicaria vulgaris, Small Fleabane
Pulicaria vulgaris / Small Fleabane
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Pulicaria vulgaris, Small Fleabane
Pulicaria vulgaris / Small Fleabane
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Inula britannica, Meadow Fleabane, Yellowhead
Inula britannica / Meadow Fleabane, Yellowhead
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
 
At a certain part of the fixed Rhine bank at the Friesenheim Island in the North of Mannheim I found several partly rather rare plants within a distance of 100 meters:
Bidens cernua, Nodding Bur-Marigold
Bidens cernua / Nodding Bur-Marigold
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Bidens frondosa, Devil's Beggartick
Bidens frondosa / Devil's Beggartick
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Allium angulosum, Angle Onion
Allium angulosum / Angle Onion
Liliaceae / Lily Fam.
 
Xanthium albinum, Riverside Cocklebur
Xanthium albinum / Riverside Cocklebur
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Xanthium strumarium, Rough Cocklebur, Common Cocklebur
Xanthium strumarium / Rough Cocklebur, Common Cocklebur
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Symphyotrichum x salignum, Glaucous Michaelmas Daisy, Smooth Blue Aster
Symphyotrichum x salignum / Glaucous Michaelmas Daisy, Smooth Blue Aster
= Symphyotrichum lanceolatum x novi-belgii
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
 
The Sweet Potato ran wild along the banks: Helianthus tuberosus, Jerusalem Artichoke
Helianthus tuberosus / Jerusalem Artichoke
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
 
A rare Umbellifer in the industrial port and on the Friesenheim island: Anthriscus caucalis, Bur Chervil
Anthriscus caucalis / Bur Chervil
Apiaceae / Umbellifers
 
This is not the Yellow or Red Nightshade, but a color variant of the Black Nightshade, found in the north of the Friesenheim island: Solanum nigrum subsp. luteovirescens, Greenish Nightshade
Solanum nigrum subsp. luteovirescens / Greenish Nightshade
Solanaceae / Nightshade Fam.
 
A frequent plant of wet sites mainly at non-fixed banks of the Rhine, e.g. at the Reiss Island in the South of Mannheim:
 
Rorippa sylvestris, Creeping Yellow-Cress
Rorippa sylvestris / Creeping Yellow-Cress
Brassicaceae / Crucifers
 
A frequent plant of dryer sites, mainly on dams, e.g. on the Friesenheim island:
 
Medicago x varia, Sand Lucerne
Medicago x varia / Sand Lucerne
= Medicago falcata x sativa
Fabaceae / Legumes
 
Medicago x varia, Sand Lucerne
Medicago x varia / Sand Lucerne
= Medicago falcata x sativa
Fabaceae / Legumes
 
These three frequent plants of the port of Mannheim-Rheinau are all neophytes:
Dittrichia graveolens, Stinking Fleabane
Dittrichia graveolens / Stinking Fleabane
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
Verbena bracteata, Bracted Vervain
Verbena bracteata / Bracted Vervain
Verbenaceae / Verbena Fam.
 
Senecio inaequidens, Narrow-Leaved Ragwort
Senecio inaequidens / Narrow-Leaved Ragwort
Asteraceae / Composite Fam.
 
 
At the Rhine banks north of the Koller ferry south of Mannheim I found these plants among others:
 
Aristolochia clematitis, Birthwort
Aristolochia clematitis / Birthwort
Aristolochiaceae / Birthwort Fam.
 
Aristolochia clematitis, Birthwort
Aristolochia clematitis / Birthwort
Aristolochiaceae / Birthwort Fam.
 
Verbascum blattaria, Moth Mullein
Verbascum blattaria / Moth Mullein
Scrophulariaceae / Figwort Fam.
 
 
Naturally this list of plants can't be complete. It will be continued on occasion.  
 

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17-Nov-11

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