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SUNDAY 19th JULY 2015                                      NEWCASTLE, CO. WICKLOW

Plants and molluscs
We will explore the BirdWatch East Coast Nature Reserve (Blackditch).The rare and legally protected Desmoulinís Whorl Snail (Vertigo moulinsiana) has been recorded here, though in low numbers.
 
Leader: Maria Long.


 

Eryngium maritimum

   

     Pond                     Snail Hunting                  Kerry Bog Pony

   

Carex disticha   Sparganium erectum      Carex otrubae         

     

Utricularia vulgaris     Berula erecta     Oenanthe lachenalii

 

Identification Chart Lymnaea stagnalis

 

          Glaucium flavum             Euphorbia paralias 

   

Dactylorhiza maculata   Knautia arvensis        Hypericum pulchrum           


    

                 Filipendula ulmaria    Galium verum              Arrhenatherum elatius                        

     

   Pimpinella saxifraga      Lythrum salicaria     Ranunculus sceleratus

Blackditch Wood

 Photographs: © P Lenihan   

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