Continuing on the theme of flowers, blooming in the warmth we're experiencing at the moment, I have three more from our walk yesterday, starting with another pink one, albeit rather smaller than the Rosebay Willowherb. This attractive little flower is the Common Centaury (Centaurium erythraea).
Linum catharticum). Seemingly too delicate to survive among the grasses, the Fairy Flax they were also used in medicine, but for very different reasons. Their pseudonym 'Purging Flax' gives you an idea what they were used for!