Brief Report on CMG site visit – 23 May

CMG members enjoyed a visit to land near Crwbin Common on Wednesday 23 May. This 50 acre site consists of a variety of grassland and woodland habitats and part of it falls in to the Coedydd Capel Dyddgen SSSI.  It was a very pleasant morning in the sunshine with a good attendance:

Group (1)

Star plants of the day:

Salad Burnett


Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) and hazel (Corylus avellana) limestone woodland:


Southern Marsh Orchid (Dactylorhiza praetermissa)

Southern Marsh Orchid

Water Avens (Geum rivale)

Water avens (1)Water avens2

With many thanks and appreciation to the landowners for making the trip possible and giving their time on the day.



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