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White Mustard - Sinapis alba

Charlock - Sinapis arvensis

Hedge Mustard - Sisymbrium officinale

Blue-eyed-grass - Sisyrinchium bermudiana

Found on wetland.

Bittersweet - Solanum dulcamara

Perennial Sow-thistle - Sonchus arvensis

Also known as Corn Sow-thistle

Prickly Sow-thistle - Sonchus asper

Whitebeam - Sorbus aria

Rowan/ Mountain Ash - Sorbus aucuparia

The white flowers of the Rowan can be seen from May. The berries turn suddenly from green to red in the autumn. Blackbirds enjoy feeding on the berries.

Japanese Rowan - Sorbus commixta

Scarlet Rowan - Sorbus commixta ‘Embley’

Branched Bur-reed - Sparganium erectum

This strange looking plant can be seen growing in the ponds. Damselflies use the plant as a place to rest and eat their prey.

Sphagnum angustifolium

This moss was found on the wetland when it was surveyed in July 2012 and reported as 'very local'.

Red Bog-moss - Sphagnum capillifolium

Sphagnum capillifolium subsp rubellum

This moss was found on the wetland when it was surveyed in July 2012 and recorded as 'rare'.

Feathery Bog-moss - Sphagnum cuspidatum

Flat-topped Bog-moss - Sphagnum fallax

Fringed Bog-moss - Sphagnum fimbriatum

Blunt-leaved Bog-moss - Sphagnum palustre

Sphagnum squarrosum

Lustrous Bog-moss - Sphagnum subnitens

Spirogyra sp

A bright green algae seen in some ponds in early spring.

Betony - Stachys officinalis

This flower is in bloom in mid to late summer and feeds the many insects on the wing at this time. The best place to view this flower is on the heath.

Marsh Woundwort - Stachys palustris

We have only found this plant in the Scrapes. As we have both Marsh and Hedge Woundwort there should be the possiblity of the hybrid, but we have not found it yet.

Hedge Woundwort - Stachys sylvatica

The leaves of this flower smell awful!

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