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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 10.3 February 1999

Boscregan – last refuge of the Purple Viper's-bugloss

By - Lindsey Butterfield

Boscregan Farm, situated near the southern end of the parish of St Just in Penwith,Cornwall, is a typical West Penwith hamlet. It is home to the beautiful and rare Purple Viper's-bugloss Echium plantagineum and is the only site where this plant can now be said to be truly native on the British mainland (Cuddy 1991).

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist