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Marsh St John’s-wort

Marsh St John’s-wort in moving
water, Dorset
At the edge of a bog, New Forest
Flowerhead and hairy leaves in
slight shade
5-petalled flower, 3 styles and 10 stamens
Close-up of 3 pale capitate stigmas
and yellow anthers 
Red sepals and stems in unshaded
open water 
Glandular sepals, hairy stem
Stalked glands on sepals
Coiled unopen flower
'Waterproof' hairy leaves and stem
Close-up of hairs on leaf