Identifying succulent plant from Snowdonia

daccupJune 17, 2014

Hello,
I'm stuck for an ID on a plant growing along the Devil's Kitchen path on the northern edge of Snowdonia national park in Wales.

It is an erect succulent with yellow flowers that was perched on a large boulder. I couldn't get close enough to have a good look at the flowers. The photo isn't incredibly detailed but gives a general idea of floral structure if you zoom in.

Many thanks in advance for your help.

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carol23_gw

Rhodiola rosea ?

    Bookmark   June 17, 2014 at 7:47AM
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floral_uk z.8/9 SW UK

Nice find. aka Roseroot.

    Bookmark   June 17, 2014 at 10:26AM
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daccup

Thanks very much Carol23 and floral_uk. Definitely looks like Rhodiola rosea, and habitat description matches.

Let me know if either of you need help with NZ plants.

    Bookmark   June 18, 2014 at 4:20PM
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