Yellow Rattle (Rhinanthus minor) wildflower
Parasitic plant which restricts grass growth allowing delicate wildflowers to establish.
Erect, annual, hairless parasitic herb. Growing upton 50cm in height. The leaves are narrow-lanceolate, coarsely toothed and slightly wrinkled on the outed edge, stalkless and arranged in opposite pairs. Flowers are situated in short leafy spikes.