Lamium purpureum

Red Dead Nettle

The Red Dead-Nettle or Purple Dead-Nettle (Lamium purpureum) is the little sister of the Spotted Dead-Nettle. It grows as an annual or biennial and its growing season lasts either from autumn to early summer or from spring to summer.

In mild years it can show its flowers as early as November.

Also in the picture are the white flowers of Chickweed (Stellaria media) and the leaves of Burr Chervil (Anthriscus caucalis).