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Sunday, 26 July 2020

Moorland Flowers - 26th July - Baitings to Great Manshead

I am sort of making a series of this moorland flowers thing! I really enjoyed seeing the Yellow Rattle. As usual, any help appreciated.
Is this new Heather growth or Crowberry?
Looking down from the 'Man's Head'

Beautiful Hay Meadow

No Idea


Yellow Rattle

Is this Mouse Ear sp.?


  1. I think your first image is new growth of Heather. The yellow flowered plant is a brassica but I would need to see the seed pods to identify it. Your Goldenrod looks like Narrow-leaved Ragwort, absent from most guide books but often found in Calderdale as a relic from seed in imported wool to the mills. The last one looks like Common Mouse Ear but Stick Mouse Ear is also common once you recognise it.

  2. Thanks Steve, a great help as ever.