Cowden Pound Pastures

Vascular Plants Identified As Present - 1998 Onwards...

By Joyce Pitt - with additions by Terry Mullender

Suffixes: T=Tree or Woody Shrub, G=Grass, F=Fern, R=Rush
Acer pseudoplatanus Sycamore (T)
Achillea millefolium Yarrow
Achillea ptarmicaAchillea ptarmica... Sneezewort Sneezewort
Agrimonia eupatoria Agrimony
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent (G)
Agrostis stolonifera Creeping Bent (G)
Ajuga reptansAjuga reptans... Bugle Bugle
Alliara petoliata Garlic Mustard
Anagallis arvensis Scarlet Pimpernel
Angelica sylvestrisAngelica sylvestris... Angelica Angelica
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass (G)
Arctium lappa Greater Burdock
Arum maculatum Lords and Ladies
Athyrium felix femina Lady Fern (F)
Betula pendula Silver Birch (T)
Briza media Quaking Grass (G)
Caltha palustris Marsh Marigold
Calystegia sylvaticum Large Bindweed
Cardamine flexuosa Wavy Bitter Cress
Cardamine pratenseCardamine pratense... Cuckoo Flower Cuckoo Flower
Carex flacca Glaucous Sedge (S)
Carex disticha Brown Sedge (S)
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed
Centaurium erythrea Common Centaury
Cerastium fontana Common Mouse-ear
Chrysosplenium oppositifoliumChrysosplenium oppositifolium... Golden Saxifrage Golden Saxifrage
Circaea lutetiana Enchanters Nightshade
Cirsium arvensa Creeping Thistle
Cirsium palustre Marsh Thistle
Conopodium majusConopodium majus... Pignut Pignut
Corylus avellana Hazel (T)
Crataegus monogyna Hawthorn (T)
Cruciata laevipesCruciata laevipes... Crosswort 2005 Crosswort
Cynosurus cristatis Crested Dogs Tail (G)
Dactylorhiza fuschiiDactylorhiza fuschii... Common Spotted Orchid Common Spotted Orchid
Dactylorhiza maculataDactylorhiza maculata... Heath Spotted Orchid Heath Spotted Orchid
Danthonia decumbens Heath Grass (G)
Digitalis purpurea Foxglove
Dryopteris affinis Scaly Male Fern (F)
Dryopteris felix-mas Male Fern (F)
Dryopteris dilitata Broad Buckler Fern (F)
Endymion non-scriptus Bluebell
Epilobium angustifolium Rosebay Willowherb
Epilobium montanum Broad Leaved Willowherb
Euphrasia nemorosa Eyebright
Fagus sylvatica Beech (T)
Festuca rubra Red Fescue (G)
Fragaria vesca Wild Strawberry
Frangula alnus Alder Buckthorn (T)
Fraxinus excelsior Ash (T)
Galanthus nivalis Snowdrop
Galeopsis tetrahit Common Dead Nettle
Gallium aparine Cleavers
Gallium palustre Marsh Bedstraw
Geniste tinctoria Dyers Greenweed
Geranium robertianum Herb Robert
Glechoma hederacea Ground Ivy
Gnaphalium uliginosum Marsh Cudweed
Hedera helix Ivy
Heracleum sphondyllium Hogweed
Holcus lanatus Yorkshire Fog (G)
Hieracium pilosella 2004 Mouse-ear Hawkweed
Ilex aquifolium Holly
Juncus acutiflorus Sharp Flowered Rush (R)
Juncus articulatis Jointed Rush (R)
Juncus effusus Soft Rush (R)
Lamiastrum galeobdolon Yellow Archangel
Lapsana communis Nipplewort
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy
Listera ovataListera ovata... Twayblade Twayblade
Lonicera periclymenum Honeysuckle
Lotus corniculatus Birds Foot Trefoil
Lotus uliginosus Greater Birds Foot Trefoil
Luzula campestris Field Wood Rush (R)
Lychnis flos-cucculi Ragged Robin
Lysimachia nemorumLysimachia nemorum... Yellow Pimpernel Yellow Pimpernel
Lysimachia nummularia Creeping Jenny
Malva moschata Musk Mallow
Mentha aquatica Water Mint
Meorhingra trinerva Three Veined Sandwort
Narcissus pseudonarcissusNarcissus pseudonarcissus... Wild Daffodil Wild Daffodil
Odontites verna 2001 Red Bartsia
Ophioglossum vulgatumOphioglossum vulgatum... Adders Tongue Adders Tongue (F)
Oxalis acetosellaOxalis acetosella... Wood Sorrel Wood Sorrel
Pedicularis sylvaticaPedicularis sylvatica... Lousewort Lousewort
Plantago lanceoleta Ribwort Plantain
Polygala vulgaris Milkwort
Polygonum hydropiper Water Pepper
Polygonum persicaria Redshank
Polypodium vulgare Polypody (F)
Populus tremula Aspen (T)
Potentilla erectaPotentilla erecta... Tormentil Tormentil
Potentilla reptans Creeping Cinquefoil
Potentilla sterilis Barren Strawberry
Primula versisPrimula versis... Cowslip Cowslip
Primula vulgarisPrimula vulgaris... Primrose Primrose
Prunella vulgaris Self Heal
Prunus spinosusPrunus spinosus... Blackthorn Blackthorn (T)
Pteridium aquilinum Bracken (F)
Pulicaria dysentericaPulicaria dysenterica... Fleabane Fleabane
Quercus robur Pendunculate Oak (T)
Ranunculus acris Common Meadow Buttercup
Ranunculus repens Creeping Buttercup
Ranunculus ficaria Lesser Celandine
Ranunculus flammula Lesser Spearwort
Rhianthus minorRhianthus minor... Yellow Rattle 2002 Yellow Rattle
Rubus fruticosus Bramble
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel
Rumex sanguineus Wood Dock
Salix caprea Great Sallow (T)
Salix cineria Grey or Goat Willow (T)
Sambucus nigra Elder (T)
Scrophularia auriculata Water Figwort
Seigligia decumbens Heath Grass (G)
Senecio aquatica Marsh Ragwort
Senecio jacobea Common Ragwort
Sonchus asper 2002 Prickly Sow-thistle
Silaus silaum Pepper Saxifrage
Silene alba 2007 White Campion
Stachys officianalis Betony
Stellaria arsine Bog Stitchwort
Stellaria graminea 2004 Common Stitchwort
Succisa pratensisSuccisa pratensis... Devils-bit-scabious Devils-bit-scabious
Taraxacum officionale Dandelion
Urtica diocia Nettle
Valeriana officianalis Marsh valarian
Verbascum thapsus Great mullein
Veronica chamaedrys Germander Speedwell
Veronica filiformisVeronica filiformis... Slender Speedwell Slender Speedwell
Veronica montana Wood Speedwell
Veronica officianalis Heath Speedwell
Veronica serpyllifolia Thyme Leaved Speedwell
Viburnum opulus Guelder Rose (T)
Viola canina Heath Dog Violet
Viola odorata Sweet Violet
Viola riviniana Common Dog Violet