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Green Farm wildlife monitoring report May 2011

A floral survey was carried out on some of the tracksides in Upper Forest, comprised only of the species list below.

Track # Genus Species Common name
1b ?Rumex ?sanguineus ?Wood dock
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort plantain
Potentilla erecta Tormentil
Lamium album White deadnettle
Veronica officinalis Heath speedwell
2 ?Teucrium sp¹ Wood sage
Vaccinium myrtillus Bilberry
Cytisus scoparius Broom
Medicago lupulina Black medick
Hypochæris radicata Common cat’s-ear
Potentilla erecta Tormentil
3 Digitalis purpurea Foxglove
Stellaria holostea Greater stichwort
Geum urbanum Wood avens
Veronica chamædrys Germander speedwell
Potentilla erecta Tormentil
Meconopsis cambrica Welsh poppy
Taraxacum agg² Dandelion
Senecio jacobæa Common ragwort
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort plantain
Rumex sp¹ Dock species
Lamium album White deadnettle
Plantago major Greater plantain
Ranunculus repens Creeping buttercup
?Geranium ?dissectum ?Cut-leaved cranesbill
?Cirsium ?tenuiflorus ?Slender thistle
Galium saxatile Heath bedstraw
Aquilegia vulgaris Columbine
Vicia sativa Common vetch
Medicago lupulina Black medick
Geranium robertianum Herb robert

Notes
¹indicates a plant that has only been identified by genus.
²indicates an aggregate species.