Torrin/Kilbride

I had a few hours before an appointment in Broadford on Wednesday so went for a limestone fix in the woodland from Kilbride to Torrin. It turned out there were rather a lot of records needing refreshing in that particular patch and I only achieved partial coverage. However, the Neottia ovata (Common Twayblade) was in bud in several places including a patch of over 50 plants of which this image shows just a part:

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Neottia ovata at Torrin

Remarkably I added 28 taxa that were completely new to the tetrad taking the total to well over 300, including Tolmiea menziesii (Pick-a-back-plant):

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2 Responses to “Torrin/Kilbride”

  1. Steve Terry Says:

    I had spotted that NG52V needed refreshing and did pay a visit earlier this month. Sounds like you found more than I did though.

  2. Stephen Says:

    Still plenty of taxa not re-found!

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