Wild flowers, grasses, shrubs and trees, and a moss, on the school site.  (Garden plants not included.)  If you know of ones we’ve missed, please let us know.  We have just over 100!

How many do you recognise?  We are gradually adding links to photos (taken on site).  The names in bold text will open pictures in new windows/tabs.

English Name Scientific Name
Alder Alnus sp
Apple Malus sp
Ash Fraxinus excelsior
Autumn Hawkbit Scorzoneroides autumnalis
Barren Brome Anisantha sterilis
Bee Orchid Ophrys apifera
Bird’s-foot Trefoil (or Eggs and Bacon) Lotus corniculatus
Black Bryony Tamus communis
Black Medick Medicago lupulina
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Bluebell Hyacinthoides sp
Bramble Rubus fruticosus agg
Buckthorn Rhamnus catharticus
Cat’s-ear Hypochaeris radicata
Cleavers Galium aparine
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Common Chickweed Stellaria media
Common Mouse-ear Cerastium fontanum
Common Ragwort Senecio jacobaea
Common Stork’s-bill Erodium cicutarium
Common Vetch Vicia sativa
Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris
Cowslip Primula veris
Creeping Buttercup Ranunculus repens
Creeping Cinquefoil Potentilla reptans
Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense
Curled Dock Rumex crispus
Cut-leaved Crane’s-bill Geranium dissectum
Daisy Bellis perennis
Dandelion Taraxacum agg
Dense-flowered Fumitory Fumaria densiflora
Dogwood Cornus sanguinea
Dove’s-foot Crane’s-bill Geranium molle
Dwarf Mallow Malva neglecta
Elder Sambucus nigra
False Brome/Tor Grass Brachypodium sp.
False Oat-grass Arrhenatherum elatius
Fescue Festuca sp
Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis
Field Maple Acer campestre
Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
Germander Speedwell Veronica chamaedrys
Glaucous Sedge Carex flacca
Great Willowherb Epilobium hirsutum
Greater Plantain Plantago major
Groundsel Senecio squalidus
Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Hazel Corylus avellana
Hedge Woundwort Stachys sylvatica
Herb Robert Geranium robertianum
Hoary Plantain Plantago media
Ivy Hedera helix
Knotgrass Polygonum aviculare agg.
Lady’s Bedstraw Galium verum
Large-leaved Lime Tilia platyphyllos
Lesser Trefoil Trifolium dubium
Long-headed Poppy Papaver dubium
Lords-and-Ladies Arum maculatum
Marjoram Origanum sp
Meadow Barley Hordeum secalinum
Nipplewort Lapsana communis
Norway Maple Acer platanoides
Opium Poppy Papaver somniferum
Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare
Parsley Piert Aphanes arvensis
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Perennial Rye-grass Lolium perenne
Perennial Sowthistle Sonchus arvensis
Prickly Sowthistle Sonchus asper
Purple Toadflax Linaria purpurea
Red Clover Trifolium pratense
Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata
Rough Meadow-grass Poa trivialis
Salad Burnet Sanguisorba minor ssp minor
Self-heal Prunella vulgaris
Shepherd’s Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
Slender Speedwell Veronica filiformis
Small Scabious Scabiosa columbaria
Smooth Hawk’s-beard Crepis capillaris
Smooth Meadow-grass Poa pratensis
Smooth Sowthistle Sonchus oleraceus
Soft Brome Bromus hordeaceus
Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare
Springy Turf-moss Rhytidiadelphus squarrosus
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica
Timothy Phleum sp.
Tufted Hair-grass Deschampsia cespitosa
Wall Barley Hordeum murinum
Wall Speedwell Veronica arvensis
Walnut Juglans sp
White Clover Trifolium repens
White Dead-nettle Lamium album
Wild Cherry Prunus avium
Wild Privet Ligustrum vulgare
Wild Rose Rosa sp.
Willowherb Epilobium sp.
Wood Avens Geum urbanum
Wood Dock Rumex sanguineus
Yarrow Achillea millefolium
Yew Taxus baccata
Yorkshire Fog Holcus lanatus

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