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Globe Flower - Trollius europaeus
Planted on the moor
Western Hemlock-spruce - Tsuga heterophylla
Colt's-foot - Tussilago farfara
Colts-foot, so called because of the shape of its leaf. The leaves which have a white hairy underside, appear after the flowers. The flowers show themselves as early as February.
Lesser Bulrush - Typha angustifolia
Bulrush - Typha latifolia
A tall water plant that thrives in most of our ponds. The dark brown seed head stands during the winter, realeasing its seeds in spring.
Gorse - Ulex europaeus
Gorse can be invasive and has to be controlled as it prevents the ground flora from flourishing. However it is an ideal place to look for a whole variety of insects and spiders.
Wych Elm - Ulmus glabra
Elm - Ulmus sp
Crisped Pincushion - Ulota crispa
This moss was found in the willow carr.
Nettle - Urtica dioica
Marsh Valerian - Valeriana dioica
One of the wetter meadows is home to Marsh Valerian. There are separate male and female flowers.
Common Cornsalad - Valerianella locusta
Wall Speedwell - Veronica arvensis
Brooklime - Veronica beccabunga
Germander Speedwell - Veronica chamaedrys
Slender Speedwell - Veronica filiformis
Wood Speedwell - Veronica montana
Heath Speedwell - Veronica officinalis
Marsh Speedwell - Veronica scutellata
Found on the wetland.
Thyme-leaved Speedwell - Veronica serpyllifolia
Wayfaring Tree - Viburnum lantana
Some of these can be found at the bottom of the middle moor path