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APPENDIX 9.2          PLANT SPECIES LIST.

The DAFOR scale is used to indicate abundance of species: D – dominant, A – abundant, F – frequent, O – occasional, R — rare. ‘L’ indicates a local rather than widespread distribution, e g OLA would be used to describe a species that was found occasionally throughout the survey site, but was abundant in one or two areas.

The areas on the site are represented as follows:

DRough grasslandHTall ruderal vegetation
EShort turfISevern bankside trees
FSandy bankJRecreation ground
GScrub/grassland mosaic

U represents species that are uncommon in Worcestershire

Scientific nameCommon nameAbundance (DAFOR)
DEFGHIJ
Acer platanoidesNorway mapleLF
Acer pseudoplatanusSycamoreRO
Achillea millefoliumYarrowORRRF
Aesculus hippocastanumHorse-chestnut R
Agrostis_capillarisCommon bentOOO
Agrostis_stoloniferaCreeping bentLFOLA
Alnus glutinosaAlderR
Anisantha-sterilisBarren bromeROLFOLF
Alliaria_petiolataGarlic mustardLF
Anthyllis_vulnerariaKidney vetch UR
Anthriscus sylvestrisCow parsleyR
Arctium minusLesser burdockRR
Armoracia rusticanaHorse-radish LFROLFLF
Arrhenatherum elatiusFalse oat-grassDRAFLA
Artemisia vulgarisMugwortOOO
Artemisia absinthiumAbsinthLF
Arum maculatum
Lords-and-ladiesRR
Aster x salignus
Common Michaelmas-daisy OLFLF
Ballota nigraBlack horehoundLF
Bellis perennis
Daisy ROLF
Bromus hordeaceus

Soft bromeLFOOLF
Calystegia sepium
Hedge bindweedOLFFLAFLALA
Capsella bursa-pastorisShepherd‘ s-purseRO
Carduus nutans

Musk thistleLF
Carex hirta
Hairy sedgeRLF
Centaurea nigra
Common knapweedLFR
Cerastium fontanum
Common mouse-earRO
Chenopodium albumFat-henO
Cirsium arvense
Creeping thistleOLFROOLAF
Cirsium vulgareSpear thistleOR
Conium maculatum
HemlockRR
Convolvulus arvensisField bindweedROLAFLF
Conyza canadensisCanadian fleabaneO
Cherry Orchard, Diglis
Scientific nameCommon nameAbundance (DAFOR)
DEFGHIJ
Crataegus monogynaHawthornOFLAF
Crepis capillarisSmooth hawk’s-beardOR
Crepis biennis
Rough hawk's-beardO
Crepis vesicaria
Beaked hawk's-beardR
Cynosurus cristatusCrested dog‘s-tailRF
Dactylis glomerataCock‘ s-footFOLFOOLFF
Daucus carotaWild carrotOOLFOLF
Deschampsia cespitosaTufted hair-grassO
Digitalis purpureaFoxgloveO
Dipsacus fullonumWild teaselLFLF
Elytrigia repensCommon couchFOLF
Equisetum arvenseField horsetail RO
Erodium cicutariumCommon stork's-billO
Festuca rubraRed fescueLFOLF
Fragaria vescaWild strawberryLF
Fraxinus excelsiorAshROF

Galium aparine
CleaversOLFF
Geranium dissectumCut-leaved crane’s-billOO?

Geranium molle
Dove's-foot crane's-billOOLF
Geranium pyrenaicumHedgerow crane's-billRO
Glechoma hederaceaGround ivyRLFLF
Heracleum sphondyliumHogweedO?ROO
Holcus Ianatus Yorkshire fogFFOOLF
Hordeum murinumWall barleyRROLF
Hordeum sp.O
Heracleum sphondyliumHogweed
Hépericum hirsutumHairy St John's-wortLF
Hypericum perforatumPerforate St. John's-wortOLF
Hypochaeris radicataCat's-earOLF
Impatiens glanduliferaIndian balsamAA
Lactuca virosaGreat lettuceRR
Laburnum anagyroidesLaburnumR
Lamium albumWhite dead nettleOO
Lathyrus nissoliaGrass vetchling UOLF
Lathyrus pratensisMeadow vetchlingLF
Leontodon autumnalisAutumn hawkbitOLFO
Lepidium drabaHoary cressLFOLFLF
Leucanthemum vulgareOxeye daisyOLFR
Lolium perennePerennial rye-grassFLARD
Lotus corniculatusBird‘ s-foot-trefoilLF
Lythrum salicariaPurple loosestrifeO
Malva moschataMusk mallowLFO
Malva sylvestrisCommon mallowO
Medicago lupulinaBlack medickLFLFO
Medicago sativaLucerneO
Melilotus oflicinalisRibbed melilotO
Mentha aquaticaWater mintR
Odontites vernaRed bartsiaOO
Oenothera glaziovianaLarge-flowered evening-primrose LF
Cherry Orchard, Diglis
Scientific name Common nameAbundance (DAFOR)
DEFGHIJ
Symphoricarpos albusSnowberryR
Symphytum oflicinaleCommon comfreyR
Symphytum x uplandicumRussian comfreyLFFLA
Tanacetum partheniumFeverfewR
Tanacetum vulgareTansyOLFOLFO
Taraxacum officinale agg.DandelionOOO
Torilis japonicaUpright hedge parsleyR
Tragopogon pratensis Goat‘ s beardOO
Trifolium arvenseHare's-foot cloverO
Trifolium campestreHop trefoilOLFOLFLF
Trifolium dubiumLesser trefoilOOLFO
Trifolium pratenseRed cloverOOLFOLF
Trifolium repensWhite cloverOLFFLAOLFFLA
Tripleurospermum inodorumScentless mayweedOLF
Trisetum flavescensYellow oat-grassLFOLFLF
Tussilago farfaraColt's-footLFRO
Ulex europaeusGorseR
Urtica dioicaCommon nettleOLFAOLF
Verbascum thapsusGreat mulleinR
Veronica politaGrey field-speedwellR
Vicia craccaTufted vetchLF
Vicia hirsutaHairy tare FO
Vicia sativaCommon vetchF`RO
Vicia tetraspermaSmooth tareOLFO
Vulpia myurosRat‘s-tail fescueOLFD

 

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