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Ryedale Natural History Society: Flowers May/June

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Butcher’s Broom
Ruscus aculeatus

Wood Sorrel
Oxalis acetosella

Bird Cherry
Prunus padus

Cowslip
Primula veris

Milkmaid or Cuckoo Flower
Cardamine pratensis

Early Purple Orchid
Orchis mascula

Wood Speedwell
Veronica montana

Bluebell
Hyacinthoides nonscripta

Globe Flower
Trollius europaeus

Kingcup or Marsh Marigold
Caltha palustris

Lily of the valley
Convallaria majalis

Mountain Currant
Ribes alpinum

Butterwort
Pinguicula vulgaris
 
Early Marsh Orchid
Dactylorhiza incarnata

Birdseye Primrose
Primula farinosa

Marsh Valerian
Valeriana dioica
 
Herb Paris
Paris quadrifolia

Creeping Buttercup
Ranunculus repens
 
Horse Chestnut
Aesculus hippocastanum

Fairy Foxglove
Erinus alpinus

Ramsons or Wild Garlic
Allium ursinum

Baneberry
Actaea spicata

Violet, marsh
Viola palustris

Oak
Quercus sp.

Herb Robert
Geranium robertianum

Hawthorn
Crataegus monogyna

Solomonís seal
Polygonatum multiflorum

Avens, hybrid
Geum sp. (rivale◊urbanum)

Avens, water
Geum rivale

Bugle
Ajuga reptans

Three Nerved Sandwort
Moehringia trinerva

Bittercress, large
Cardamine amara

Buttercup, goldilocks
Ranunculus auricomus

Lords and Ladies
Arum maculatum

Violet, common dog
Viola riviniana

Moorland Water Crowfoot
Ranunculus omiophyllus(?)

Orchid, fly
Ophrys insectifera

Twayblade, common
Listera ovata

Barberry
Berberis vulgaris

Cranesbill, meadow
Geranium pratense

Yellow pimpernel
Lysimachia nemorum

Field pansy
Viola arvensis

Poppy
Papaver rhoeas

Forgetmemot, field
Myosotis arvensis

Rose, dog
Rosa canina

Comfrey
Symphytum sp.

Orchid, common spotted
Dactylorhiza fuchsii

Tormentil
Potentilla erecta

Birdsfoot trefoil
Lotus corniculatus

Brooklime
Veronica beccabunga

Speedwell, thyme leaved
Veronica serpyllifolia

Bugle
Ajuga reptans

Lady’s mantle
Alchemilla sp.

Silverweed
Potentilla anserina

Strawberry, wild
Fragaria vesca

Ragged robin
Lychnis flos-cuculi

Speedwell, heath
Veronica officinalis

Biting Stonecrop
Sedum acre

Climbing Corydalis
Ceratocapnos claviculata

Stonecrop, white
Sedum album

Fumitory
Fumaria sp.

Campion, red
Silene dioica

Agrimony
Agrimonia eupatoria

Marsh Thistle
Cirsium palustre

Self Heal
Prunella vulgaris

Crosswort
Galium cruciata

Honeysuckle
Lonicera periclymenum

Marsh Lousewort
Pedicularis palustris

Meadow Thistle
Cirsium dissectum

Lesser Spearwort
Ranunculus flammula

Greater Butterfly Orchid
Platanthera chlorantha

Chickweed Wintergreen
Trientalis europaea

Bush Vetch
Vicia sepium

Wood Avens
Geum urbanum

Black Bryony
Tamus communis

Woody Nightshade
Solanum dulcamara

Welted Thistle
Carduus crispus

Guelder Rose
Viburnum opulus

Yellow Flag or Iris
Iris pseudocorus

Downy Rose
Rosa villosa

Cut-leaved Cranesbill
Geranium dissectum

Milkwort, common
Polygala vulgaris

Lesser Butterfly Orchid
Platanthera bifolia

Heath Spotted Orchid
Dactylorhiza maculata

Fragrant Orchid
Gymnadenia conopsea

Dwarf Cornel
Cornus suecica

Marsh Lousewort
Pedicularis palustris

Milkwort, heath
Polygala serpyllifolia

Bladder Campion
Silene vulgaris

Marsh Cinquefoil
Potentilla palustris

Cranberry
Vaccinium oxycoccus

Sundew
Drosera rotundifolia

Cross-leaved Heath
Erica tetralix

Lousewort
Pedicularis sylvatica

Petty Whin
Genista anglica

Bitter Vetch
Lathyrus linifolius

Plantain, ribwort
Plantago lanceolata

Woodruff
Galium odoratum

Bulbous Buttercup
Ranunculus bulbosus

Green-winged Orchid
Orchis morio

Pale Forget-me-not
Myosotis stolonifera (=brevifolia)

Adderstongue
Ophioglossum vulgatum

Cowberry
Vaccinium vitis-idaea

Meadow Buttercup
Ranunculus acris

Black Medick
Medicago lupulina

Wood forget-me-not
Myosotis sylvatica

Wintercress
Barbarea vulgaris

Germander Speedwell
Veronica chamaedrys

Broom
Cytisus scoparius

Red Clover
Trifolium pratense

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