Highbury Park Plant Survey

Ellen, Bridget, and Robyn carried out an initial Highbury Park Plant Survey on April 29 2011.

It includes meadow flowers, woodland plants, and trees.

The results are sorted alphabetically by Latin name.
Norway Maple Acer platanoides
Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus
Yarrow Achillea millefolium
Ground-elder Aegopodium podagraria
Horse-chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum
Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
Meadow Foxtail Alopecurus pratensis
Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris
Daisy Bellis perennis
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Butterfly-bush Buddleja davidii
Shepherd’s-purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
Wavy Bitter-cress Cardamine flexuosa
Cuckooflower Cardamine pratensis
Common Mouse-ear Cerastium fontanum
Rosebay Willowherb Chamerion angustifolium
Enchanter’s-nightshade Circaea lutetiana
Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense
Pignut Conopodium majus
Hazel Corylus avellana
Cotoneaster Cotoneaster sp.
New Zealand Pigmyweed Crassula helmsii
Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Cock’s-foot Dactylis glomerata
Male Fern Dryopteris filix-mas agg.
Great Willowherb Epilobium hirsutum
Hemp-agrimony Eupatorium cannabinum
Beech Fagus sylvatica
Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica
Wild Strawberry Fragaria vesca
Ash Fraxinus excelsior
Cleavers Galium aparine
Herb-robert Geranium robertianum
Herb Bennet Geum urbanum
Ivy Hedera helix
Bluebell Hyacinthoides non-scripta
Spanish Bluebell Hyacinthoides hispanica
Hybrid Bluebell Hyacinthoides x massartiana
Tutsan Hypericum androsaemum
Holly Ilex aquifolium
Indian Balsam Impatiens glandulifera
Yellow Iris Iris pseudacorus
Soft Rush Juncus effusus
White Dead-nettle Lamium album
Common Duckweed Lemna minor
Wild Privet Ligustrum vulgare
Field Wood-rush Luzula campestris
Wood Forget-me-not Myosotis sylvatica
Green Alkanet Pentaglottis sempervirens
Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata
Greater Plantain Plantago major
Annual Meadow-grass Poa annua
Grey Poplar Populus ´ canescens
Selfheal Prunella vulgaris
Cherry Prunus sp.
Cherry Laurel Prunus laurocerasus
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Meadow Buttercup Ranunculus acris
Bulbous Buttercup Ranunculus bulbosus
Lesser Celandine Ranunculus ficaria
Creeping Buttercup Ranunculus repens
False Acacia Robinia pseudoacacia
Bramble Rubus fruticosus agg.
Raspberry Rubus idaeus
Common Sorrel Rumex acetosa
Sheep’s Sorrel Rumex acetosella s.l.
Broad-leaved Dock Rumex obtusifolius
Elder Sambucus nigra
Red Campion Silene dioica
Rowan Sorbus aucuparia
Hedge Woundwort Stachys sylvatica
Common Chickweed Stellaria media
Russian Comfrey Symphytum ´ uplandicum
Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale agg.
Yew Taxus baccata
White Clover Trifolium repens
Colt’s-foot Tussilago farfara
Great Reedmace Typha latifolia
Elm Ulmus sp.
Common Nettle Urtica dioica
Germander Speedwell Veronica chamaedrys
Slender Speedwell Veronica filiformis
Ivy-leaved Speedwell Veronica hederifolia s.l.
Common Field Speedwell Veronica persica
Thyme-leaved Speedwell Veronica serpyllifolia
Violet Viola sp.

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