About The Woods – Species Lists

In the Meadow

Binomial Name Common Name
Lolium Rye Grass
Poa Trivialis Rough Stalked Meadow Grass
Holcus Lanatus yorkshire fog
Rumex Acetosa common sorrel
Rumex Obtus fozia broad leaved dock
Dactylis Glomerata Cock’s foot grass
ranunculus repens creeping buttercup
chorthippus parallelus meadow grasshopper
yellow rattle yellow rattle
centaurea nigra common knapweed
stellaria graminea lesser stitchwort
arrhenatherum elatius false oat grass
bluebell
bracken
prunella vulgaris self heal
common spotted orchid
common blue butterfly
trifolium pratense red clover
plantago lanceolata ribwort plantain
cirsium palustre marsh thistle
hypochaeris cat’s ears
wild angelica
leucanthemum oxeye daisy
senecio jacobaea ragwort
agrostis capillaris common bent
trifolium repens white clover
ranunculus acris meadow buttercup
anthoxanthum odoratum sweet vernal grass
cynosurus cristantus creste dogstail
lotus corniculatus birds foot trefoil
lotus uliginosus marsh birds foot trefoil
luzula campestris field wood rush
cerastium Mouse-ear chickweed
lasius flavus yellow meadow ant
festuca rubra red fescue
potentilla erecta tormentil