Adding individual species is a work in progress. Go here for the full list of species in PDF format to download
Procumbent Pearlwort - Sagina procumbens
Eared Willow - Salix aurita
Goat Willow - Salix caprea
Grey willow - Salix cinerea
Crack WIllow - Salix fragilis
Bay-leaved Willow - Salix pentandra
Elder - Sambucus nigra
Salad Burnet - Sanguisorba minor
Great Burnet - Sanguisorba officinalis
Sanicle - Sanicula europaea
Sickle-leaved Hook-moss - Sanionia uncinata
This was found in the willow carr.
Water Figwort - Scrophularia auriculata
The square stem has wings. You can see this flower in the Scrapes during June to September.
Common Figwort - Scrophularia nodosa
Marsh Ragwort - Senecio aquaticus
Ragwort - Senecio jacobaea
The stems of this bright yellow flower are often covered by black and yellow Cinnabar moth caterpillars. They eat not only the leaves but the flowers also. many insects including moths, butterflies and bees frequent the nectar rich flowers.
Groundsel - Senecio vulgaris
Wellingtonia - Sequoiadendron giganteum
Saw-wort - Serratula tinctoria
Found in the middle of the heath in july 2011. It has spread to other parts of the heath.
Field Madder - Sherardia arvensis
Pepper-saxifrage - Silaum silaus
From June to September the yellow heads of this plant can be seen, often sporting many beetles awaiting their prey.
Red Campion - Silene dioica
There is a small clump of these flowers along Risedale Beck that flowers through summer and into autumn.