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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

Cherry Orchard Diglis

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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