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This App presents a visually-based key to British and Irish plants (ferns, horsetails, and higher plants including grasses, sedges, other herbs, trees and shrubs). The key runs direct from Note that even though this web version has rather low resolution initial images, it can run rather slowly on slow internet connections as it requires a lot of data transfer. Clicking on any image brings up a higher resolution version.

As an alternative the key can be run as a locally-downloaded App on Smartphones, Tablets or Computers, not requiring internet connection. Installation of the App requires nearly 3GB of free memory. Further details of access are available from


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