Sheep’s Bit – 6/21/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/21/20
Observation Time: 4:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Along Gavins Pond Road
Common Name: Sheep’s bit
Scientific Name: Jasione montana
Comments: Sheep’s bit is an annual or biennial, native to Europe and Russia and introduced to North America’s east and west coasts. It was introduced through being grown as a garden ornamental, and is spreading westward from sandy sites in southern New England.
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