Glaitness Class 6 2016/2017
I think the flowers are 1.Buttercups 2. Dog Violet 3. Marsh marigolds 4.Sea pink/thrift 5.Red Campion 6. Soap Wort 7. Wild orchids(common spotted) 8. Common birds foot trefoil-cocks 'n'hens 9.Silver weed 10. Bog Cotton, there are also some grasses, mosses and heathers. The habitat is similar to Muddisdale. Laura
Well done Laura - that was quick! Thank you - we will check this together next Monday. Everyone needs to make sure they do their own research for this! ( A few clues, though no pictures, here http://www.visitorkney.com/wildflowers/).
After checking out the link above I think no6, is Autumn Squill and not Soap Wort.Laura
Well done, Laura. I have learnt a lot from your information.
I have looked at this link you provided and I have made a list of the ones I think are these flowersColts foot, Marsh Marigold, Buttercup, Primrose/Primula Scotica, Sea Thrift, Wild Orchid, Campion, Grass Of Pamassus, Heather, Grass. This habitat is similar to hillside and Muddisdale. Maddie P5
I have forgot the one on the bottom right is bog cotton. Maddie P5