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Anemone hepatic, Hepatica nobilis

Family of ranunculaceae

This is a small plant with three-lob leaves and pale blue small flowers; it is very easy to find it in shady places, in beech woods and along river gorge. It blossoms very early in Spring.

Once people considered it as a good remedy against liver complaints.

Picture and text of Tebaldo Lorini
Translated by Gianna Toni

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