Plant Species

Plant Species

Below is a cumulative list of plant species found at Raw Nook NR, Toad Holes Beck and Caldene Fields.

216 in total as of 18/5/2016

On behalf of our group I would like to thank Joan Dobson of B.E.E.S. for her expertise and diligent hard work in identifying the majority of  the species below.

  1. Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus
  2. Sweet-flag Acorus calamus
  3. Common Bent Agrostis capillaris
  4. Creeping Bent Agrostis stolonifera
  5. Early Hair-grass Aira praecox
  6. Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
  7. Alder Alnus glutinosa
  8. Grey Alder Alnus incana
  9. Meadow Foxtail Alopecurus pratensis
  10. Barren Brome Anisantha sterilis
  11. Sweet Vernal-grass Anthoxanthum odoratum
  12. Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris
  13. False Oat-Grass Arrhenatherum elatius
  14. MugwortArtemisia vulgaris
  15. Silver Birch Betula pendula
  16. Downy Birch Betula pubescens
  17. Shrubby Downy Birch Betula pubescens subsp. tortuosa
  18. False-brome Brachypodium sylvaticum
  19. Soft-brome Bromus hordeaceus
  20. Heather Calluna vulgaris
  21. Hedge Bindweed Calystegia sepium
  22. Large Bindweed Calystegia silvatica
  23. Common Knapweed Centaurea nigra
  24. Common Mouse-ear Cerastium fontanum
  25. Rosebay Willowherb Chamerion angustifolium
  26. Good-King-Henry Chenopodium bonus-henricus
  27. Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense
  28. Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare
  29. Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis
  30. Hazel Corylus avellana
  31. Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
  32. Crested Dog’s-tail Cynosurus cristatus
  33. Broom Cytisus scoparius
  34. Cock’s-foot Dactylis glomerata
  35. Common Spotted-orchid Dactylorhiza fuchsii
  36. Wild Carrot Daucus carota 
  37. Tufted Hair-grass Deschampsia cespitosa
  38. Wavy Hair-grass Deschampsia flexuosa
  39. Broad Buckler-fern Dryopteris dilatata
  40. Male-fern Dryopteris filix-mas
  41. Common Couch  Elytrigia repens
  42. Great Willowherb Epilobium hirsutum
  43. Broad-leaved Willowherb Epilobium montanum
  44. Field Horsetail Equisetum arvense
  45. Sheep’s-fescue Festuca ovina
  46. Red Fescue Festuca rubra
  47. Ash Fraxinus excelsior
  48. Cleavers Galium aparine
  49. Heath Bedstraw Galium saxatile
  50. Lady’s Bedstraw Galium verum
  51. Meadow Crane’s-bill Geranium pratense
  52. Herb-Robert Geranium robertianum
  53. Small Sweet-grass Glyceria declinata
  54. Floating Sweet-grass Glyceria fluitans
  55. Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium
  56. Yorkshire-fog Holcus lanatus
  57. Wall Barley Hordeum murinum
  58. Bluebell Hyacinthoides non-scripta
  59. Perforate St John’s-wort Hypericum perforatum
  60. Cat’s-ear Hypochaeris radicata
  61. Holly Ilex aquifolium
  62. Soft-rush Juncus effusus
  63. Field Scabious Knautia arvensis
  64. Meadow Vetchling Lathyrus pratensis
  65. Common Duckweed Lemna minor
  66. Ivy-leaved Duckweed Lemna trisulca
  67. Rough Hawkbit Leontodon hispidus
  68. Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare
  69. Perennial Rye-grass Lolium perenne
  70. Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum
  71. Common Bird’s-foot-trefoil Lotus corniculatus
  72. Bird’s-foot-trefoil Lotus corniculatus var. sativus 
  73. Field Wood-rush Luzula campestris
  74. Heath Wood-rush Luzula multiflor
  75. Apple Malus domestica
  76. Musk-mallow Malva moschata
  77. Pineappleweed Matricaria discoidea
  78. Black Medick Medicago lupulina
  79. Water Mint Mentha aquatica
  80. Bogbean Menyanthes trifoliata
  81. Wood Forget-me-not Myosotis sylvatica
  82. Mat-grass Nardus stricta
  83. Red Bartsia Odontites vernus
  84. Reed Canary-grass Phalaris arundinacea
  85. Timothy Phleum pratense
  86. Fox-and-cubs Pilosella aurantiaca
  87. Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata
  88. Greater Plantain Plantago major
  89. Annual Meadow-grass Poa annua
  90. Spreading Meadow-grassPoa humilis
  91. Smooth Meadow-grass Poa pratensis
  92. Rough Meadow-grass Poa trivialis
  93. Knotgrass Polygonum aviculare
  94. Aspen Populus tremula
  95. Broad-leaved Pondweed Potamogeton natans
  96. Trailing Tormentil Potentilla anglica
  97. Barren Strawberry Potentilla sterilis
  98. Salad Burnet Sanguisorba spp Sanguisorba
  99. Fodder BurnetSanguisorba spp. balearicum
  100. Self-heal Prunella vulgaris
  101. Bird Cherry Prunus padus
  102. Bracken Pteridium aquilinum
  103. Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
  104. Hybrid Oak Quercus x rossacea
  105. Meadow Buttercup Ranunculus acris
  106. Greater Spearwort Ranunculus lingua
  107. Creeping Buttercup  Ranunculus repens
  108. Yellow-rattle Rhinanthus minor
  109. Dog-rose Rosa canina
  110. Bramble Rubus fruticosus agg.
  111. Common Sorrel Rumex acetosa
  112. Sheep’s Sorrel)Rumex acetosella
  113. Curled Dock Rumex crispus
  114. Broad-leaved Dock Rumex obtusifolius
  115. Wood Dock Rumex sanguineus
  116. Goat Willow Salix caprea
  117. Grey Willow Salix cinerea
  118. Goat x Grey Willow Salix x reichardtii
  119. Elder Sambucus nigra
  120. Giant Fescue Festuca gigantea
  121. Grey Club-rush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
  122. Autumn Hawkbit Leontodon autumnalis
  123. Common Ragwort Senecio jacobaea
  124. Red Campion Silene dioica
  125. Hedge Mustard Sisymbrium officinale
  126. Whitebeam Sorbus aria 
  127. Orange Whitebeam Sorbus croceocarpa
  128. Branched Bur-reed Sparganium erectum
  129. Common Chickweed Stellaria media
  130. Russian Comfrey Symphytum x uplandicum
  131. Dandelion Taraxacum agg
  132. Goat’s-beard Tragopogon pratensis
  133. Lesser Trefoil Trifolium dubium
  134. Zigzag Clover Trifolium medium
  135. Red Clover Trifolium pratense
  136. White Clover Trifolium repens
  137. Colt’s-foot Tussilago farfara
  138. Gorse Ulex europaeus
  139. Wych Elm Ulmus glabra
  140. Common Nettle Urtica dioica
  141. White Dead-nettle Lamium album
  142. Dark Mullein Verbascum nigrum
  143. Brooklime Veronica beccabunga
  144. Ivy-leaved Speedwell Veronica hederifolia
  145. Guelder-rose Viburnum opulus
  146. Hairy Tare Vicia hirsuta
  147. Common Vetch Vicia sativa
  148. Bush Vetch Vicia sepium
  149. Smooth Tare Vicia tetrasperma
  150. Field Maple Acer campestre
  151. Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
  152. Wild Angelica Angelica sylvestris
  153. Thale Cress Arabidopsis thaliana
  154. Lesser Burdock Arctium minus
  155. Various-leaved Water-starwort Callitriche platycarpa
  156. Common Water-starwort  Callitriche stagnalis
  157. Shepherd’s-purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
  158. Wavy Bitter-cress Cardamine flexuosa
  159. Hairy Bitter-cress Cardamine hirsuta
  160. Remote Sedge Carex remota
  161. Sticky Mouse-ear Cerastium glomeratum
  162. Hemlock Conium maculatum
  163. Dogwood Cornus sanguinea
  164. Smooth Hawk’s-beard Crepis capillaris
  165. Common Spotted-orchid Dactylorhiza fuchsii
  166. Souther Marsh-orchid Dactylorhiza purpurella 1record only 12/6/2010
  167. Foxglove Digitalis purpurea
  168. Canadian Waterweed Elodea canadensis
  169. Nuttall’s Waterweed Elodea nuttallii
  170. American Willowherb Epilobium ciliatum
  171. Hoary Willowherb Epilobium parviflorum  
  172. Common Whitlowgrass Erophila verna sens. lat.
  173. Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica
  174. Cut-leaved Crane’s-bill Geranium dissectum
  175. Wood Avens Geum urbanum
  176. Yellow Iris Iris pseudacorus
  177. Sharp-flowered Rush Juncus acutiflorus
  178. Hard Rush Juncus inflexus
  179. Nipplewort Lapsana communis
  180. Least Duckweed Lemna minuta
  181. Welsh Poppy Meconopsis cambrica
  182. Field Forget-me-not Myosotis arvensis
  183. Black Medick Medicago lupulina
  184. Opium Poppy Papaver somniferum
  185. Greater Plantain Plantago major
  186. Black-Italian Poplar Populus x canadensis ‘Serotina’
  187. Creeping Cinquefoil Potentilla reptans
  188. Bulbous Buttercup Ranunculus bulbosus
  189. Creeping Buttercup Ranunculus repens
  190. Clustered Dock Rumex conglomeratus
  191. Procumbent Pearlwort Sagina procumbens
  192. European Violet-willow Salix daphnoides
  193. Crack-willow Salix fragilis
  194. Groundsel Senecio vulgaris
  195. Bladder Campion Silene vulgaris
  196. CharlockSinapis arvensis
  197. Bittersweet Solanum dulcamara
  198. Rough Sowthistle Sonchus asper
  199. Snowberry Symphoricarpos albus
  200. Hedge Woundwort Stachys sylvatica
  201. Common Comfrey Symphytum officinale
  202. Tansy Tanacetum vulgare
  203. Field Penny-cress Thlaspi arvense
  204. Bulrush Typha latifolia
  205. Wall Speedwell Veronica arvensis
  206. Thyme-leaved Speedwell Veronica serpyllifolia
  207. Tufted Vetch Vicia cracca
  208. Fringed Water Lily Nymphoides peltata  
  209. Japanese knotweed Fallopia japonica (syn. Polygonum cuspidatum)
  210. Celery-leaved Buttercup Ranunculalaceae sceleratus
  211. Wild Galic Allium ursinum
  212. Lady’s Smock Cardamine pratensis
  213. Marsh Marigold Caltha palustris
  214. Wild Teasel Dipsacus fullonum
  215. Wild Garlic Allium Ursinum
  216. Yellow Rattle Rhinanthus minor

                                   

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