Also called great willowherb, great hairy willowherb and hairy willowherb, codlins-and-cream, 🍎︎ apple-pie and 🍒︎ cherry-pie.

Part of evening primrose  family Onagraceae.

Native to northern Africa, much of 🇪🇺 Europe, and parts of Asia.   Invasive > 🇨🇦 Canada, 🇺🇸 USA Invasive > report it! Invasive > 🇺🇸 USA Invasive > Michigan

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Learn more about 🇪🇺 European fireweed Epilobium hirsutum

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