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APPENDIX 9.3   OTHER GROUPS.

Scientific nameCommon nameHabitat Local status
Mammals
Sorex sp.Shrewsrough grasslandcommon
Birds
Falco tinnunculus Kestrelcommon
Turdus merulaBlackbirdcommon
Columba palumbus Wood pigeoncommon
Fungi
Leucoagaricus serenusa puffball speciessandy arearare

Cherry Orchard Diglis

APPENDIX 9.4      PAST RECORDS.

1.    Date: 1980 — 1982    Surveyor:    S. M. Timms

2.    Date: 14.06.86.              Surveyors:    S. M. Timms,    W. R. C. Watson.
Cherry Orchard recreation ground.
For:    Christopher Betts Consulting and Applied Ecologists.

U indicates plant species that are scattered and uncommon in Worcestershire.

Butterflies
Aglais urticaeSmall tortoiseshell 1Pieris napiGreen-veined white 1
Anthocharis cardaminesOrange tip 1Pieris rapaeSmall white 1
Inachis ioPeacock 1Polygonia  c-album Comma 1
Lasiommata megeraWall brown 1Polyommatus icarusCommon blue 1
Lycaena phlaeasSmall copper 1Pyronia tithonusGatekeeper 1
Maniola JurtinaMeadow brown 1Thymelicus sylvestrisSmall skipper 1
Pararge aegeriaSpeckled wood 1Vanessa atalantaRed admiral 1

 

Trees (seedling colonisers)
Acer campestreField maple 1Salix albaWhite willow 1
Alnus glutinosaAlder 1Salix caprea Goat willow 1
Crataegus monogynaCommon hawthorn 1Salix FragilisCrack willow 1
Cytisus scopariusBroom 1Salix viminalisOsiers 1
Fraxinus excelsiorAsh 1,2Sambucus nigraElder 1,2
Malus sp.Cultivated apple 2Ulex europaeusCommon gorse 1
Quercus roburPedunculate oak 1Ulmus glabraWych elm 1
Grasses
Alopecurus pratensisMeadow foxtail 2Festuca rubraRed fescue 2
Anisantha sterilis Barren brome 2Hordeum murinum Wall barley 2
Bromus hordeaceusSoft-brome 2Lolium perennePerennial rye-grass 2
Dactylis glomerata Cock’s-foot 2Poa annuaAnnual meadow-grass 2
Elymus repensCouch 2 Poa trivialis Rough-stalked meadow-grass 2
HorsetailsFerns
Equisetum arvenseField horsetail 2Pteridium aquilinumBracken 2

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U indicates plant species that are scattered and uncommon in Worcestershire.

Achillea millefolium Yarrow 1,2 Geranium pyrenaicumHedgerow crane’s-bill 2
Aethusa cynapium Fool’s parsley 1,2 Geranium robertianum Herb robert 1
Alliaria petiolata Garlic mustard 1,2 Geum urbanum Wood avens 1
Allium vinealeWild onion 2Glechoma hederacea Ground ivy 1
Anagallis arvensisScarlet pimpernel 1,2Hedera helixIvy l
Angelica sylvestris Angelica 1Heracleum sphondyliumHogweed 1, 2
Anthemis cotulaStinking mayweed 2Hypericum perforatumPerforate St. John s-wort 1 2
Anthriscus sylvestrisCow parsley 1,2Impatiens glanduliferaHimalayan balsam 1
Apium_nodiflorumFool’s water-cress 1Lactuca serriola Prickly lettuce 1
Arctium lappa Greater burdock 1Lamium album 1White dead-nettle 1,2
Armoraria rusticanaHorse-radish 1Lamium purpureumRed dead-nettle 1,2
Artemisia absinthiumWormwood 1,2Lapsana communisNipplewort 1
Artemisia vulgarisMugwort 1,2latifolius 1Everlasting pea 1
Ballota nigraBlack horehound 2Lathyrus nissolia UGrass vetchling 1
Barbarea vulgarisWinter cress 2Lathyrus pratensisMeadow vetchling 1
Bellis perennisDaisy 1Lepidium drabaHoary cress 2
Brassica nigra Black mustard 2Linaria vulgarisToadflax 1
Calystegia sepiumHedge bindweed 1,2 Lotus corniculatusBird’s-foot trefoil 1,2
Capsella bursa-pastorisShepherd’s purse 1,2 Lycopus europaeusGipsywort l
Cardamine flexuosaWavy bittercress 1Malva sylvestrisMallow 1
Cardamine hirsutaHairy bittercress 1Matricaria discoideaPineappleweed 1,2
Carduus acanthoidesWelted thistle 2Matricaria recutitaScented mayweed 2
Centaurea nigraBlack knapweed 1Medicago arabicaSpotted medick 2
Chamaenerion angustifoliumRosebay willowherb 1 Medicago LupulinaBlack medick 1
Chelidonium majusGreater celandine 2Melilotus albaWhite melilot 1
Chenopodium albumFat hen 1,2 Melilotus officinalis Ribbed melilot 1,2
Cirsium arvenseCreeping thistle 1,2Myosotis arvensisField forget-me-not 1
Cirsium vulgareSpear thistle 1,2Odontites vernaRed bartsia 1
Conium maculatumHemlock 1,2Papaver dubium Long-headed poppy 1,2
Convolvulus arvensisField bindweed 1Papaver somniferum Opium poppy 2
Conyza canadensisCanadian fleabane 1,2Plantago lanceolata 1Ribwort plantain 1
Coronopus didymusLesser swine-cress 1,2 Plantago majorGreater plantain 1
Crepis vesicaria ssp hastaneleriBeaked hawk’s-beard 2Polygonum aviculareKnotgrass 1,2
Daucus carotaWild carrot 1Polygonum maculosa Redshank 1,2
Diplotaxis muralisWall rocket 2Potentilla reptansCreeping cinquefoil 1,2
Dipsacus fullonumTeasel 1,2Ranunculus acrisMeadow buttercup 1
Epilobium ciliatumAmerican willowherb 2Ranunculus bulbosusBulbous buttercup 1,2
Epilobium hirsutumGreat willowherb 1,2 Ranunculus repensCreeping buttercup 1,2
Epilobium montanum Broad-leaved willowherb 1Reseda luteolaWeld 1,2
Erodium cicutariumCommon stork’s-bill 2Reynoutria japonica Japanese knotweed 2
Erysimum cheiranthoides UTreacle mustard 2 Ribes rubrum Redcurrant 1
Euphorbia helioscopiaSun spurge 1,2Rosa canina aggDog rose 1
Euphorbia peplusPetty spurge 1,2Rubus fruticosus aggBramble 1,2
Fallopia convolvulusBlack bindweed 2Rumex conglomeratusClustered dock 1,2
Filipendula ulmariaMeadowsweet 1Rumex crispusCurled dock 1
Foeniculum vulgare UFoeniculum vulgare UFennel 2Rumex obtusifoliusBroad-leafed dock 1,2
Fumaria officinalis Common furnitory 1,2Rumex sanguineusWood dock 1
Galium aparineCommon cleavers 1,2Senecio jacobaeaRagwort 1,2
Galium verumLady’s bedstraw 1Senecio squalidusOxford ragwort 1,2
Geranium molleDove’s-foot crane’s-billSenecio viscosusSticky groundsel 1

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