Hamm Beach

Species list - Plants
Hamm Beach
Formation
recreation
Commercial
Designations
Chesil Beach home

Ragwort

Portland pinks

Sea-purslane

Trefoil

Buttercup

Sea Campion

broomrape

sea holly

red clover

Thistle

 

Abundance key:
Red - Abundant
Orange - scarce
Blue - not found
Black - no data

Location key:
N -Hamm Beach north
S- Hamm Beach south

 
Common name
Species
N S
Yarrow Achillea millefolium
Creeping bent Agrostris stolonifera
Crow garlic Allium vineale
Rosy garlic Allium roseum
Marram Ammophila arenaria
Early hair grass Aira praecox
Cow parsley Anthriscus sylvestris
Kidney vetch Anthyllis vulneraria
Thrift Ameria maritima
Thyme-leaved sandwort Arenaria serpyllifolia
False oat-grass Arrhenatherum elatius
Wormwood Artemisia absinthium
Slender Parsley-piert Aphanes microcarpa
Sea aster Aster tripolium
Sea-purslane Atriplex portulacoides
Spear-leaved orache Atriplex prostrata
Daisy Bellis perennis
Sea beet Beta vulgaris ssp. maritima
Black mustard Brassica nigra
Soft brome Bromus hordeaceous-ferronii
Shepherds purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
Slender thistle Carduus tenuiflorus
Sand sedge Carex arenaria
Distant sedge Carex distans
Darnel's grass Catapodium marinum
Common knapweed Centauria nigra
Common mouse-ear Cerastium fontanum
Sea mouse-ear Cerastium diffusum
Sticky mouse-ear Cerastium glomeratum
Creeping thistle Cirsium arvense
Spear thistle Cirsium vulgare
Danish scurvygrass Cochlearia danica
Common scurvygrass Cochlearia officinalis
Canadian fleabane Conyza canadensis
Hemlock Conium maculatum
Smooth hawks beard Crepis capillaris
Samphire Crithmum maritimum
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Wild carrot Daucus carota
Perennial wall-rocket Diplotaxis tenuifolia no data scarce
Teasel Dipsacus fullonum
Sea couch Elytrigia atherica
Common couch Elytrigia repens
Common stork's-bill Erodium cicutarium
Whitlow grass Erophila verna
Sea holly Eryngium maritimum
Sun spurge Euphorbia helioscopa
Portland spurge Euphorbia portlandica
Red fescue Festuca rubra
Fennel Foeniculum vulgare
Cleavers Galium aparine
Lady's bedstraw Galium verum
Cut-leaved crane's-bill Geranium dissectum
Dove's-foot crane's-bill Geranium molle
Shining cranesbill Geranium lucidum
Ivy Hedera helix
Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium
Common velvet grass Holcus lanatus
Sea sandwort Honckenya peploides
Bluebell Hyacinthoides non-scripta
Spanish bluebell Hyacinthoides hispanica
Common cat's-ear Hypochaeris radicata
Stinking iris Iris foetidissima
Saltmarsh rush Juncus gerardii
Crested hair-grass Koeleria macrantha
Prickly lettuce Lactuca serriola
Red dead-nettle Lamium purpureum
Hoary cress Lapidium draba
Tree mallow Lavatera arborea
Autumn hawkbit Leontodon autumnalis
Rough hawkbit Leontodon hispidus
Oxeye daisy Leucanthemum vulgare
Common toadflax Linaria vulgaris no data scarce
Wild privet Lingustrum vulgare
A rock sea-lavender Limonium dodartiforme
A rock sea-lavender Limonium recurvum ssp portlandicum
Pale flax Linum bienne
Bird's foot trefoil Lotus corniculatus
Common mallow Malva sylvestris
Tall melilot Melilotus altissimus
Garden grape hyacinth Muscari armeniacum
Restharrow Ononis repens common
Carrot broomrape Orobanche minor var maritima
Yarrow broomrape Orabanche purpurea
Wild parsnip Pastinaca sativa no data scarce
Reed canary-grass Phalaris arundinaeca
Bristly oxtongue Picris echoides
Buck's-horn plantain Plantago coronopus
Ribwort plantain Plantago lanceolata
Sea plantain Plantago maritima
Annual meadow grass Poa annua
Creeping cinquefoil Potentilla reptans
Common reed Phragmites australis
Bulbous buttercup Ranunculus bulbosa
Lesser celandine Ranunculus ficaria
Creeping buttercup Ranunculus repens No data scarce
Sea radish Raphanus rhaphanistrum ssp maritimus
Yellow rattle Rhinanthus minor
Blackberry Rubus fruticosa agg.
Sheep's sorrel Rumex acetosella
Common sorrel Rumex acetosa
Curled dock Rumex crispus
Annual pearlwort Sagina apetala
Sea pearlwort Sagina maritima
Meadow clary Salvia pratensis
Soapwort Saponaria officinalis No data
Fingered saxifrage Saxifraga tridactylata
Biting stonecrop Sedum acre
Ragwort Senecio jacobaea
Oxford ragwort Senecio squalidus
Groundsel Senecio vulgaris
Sea campion Silene maritima
Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum
Woody nightshade Solanum dulcamara
Perennial sow-thistle Sonchus arvensis
Smooth sow-thistle Sonchus oleraceus
Greater sea spurrey Spergularia media
Shrubby sea blight Suaeda fruticosa
Dandelion Taraxacum agg.
Wild thyme Thymus polytrichus
Red clover Trifolium pratense
White clover Trifolium repens
Rough clover Trifolium scabrum
Sea mayweed Tripleurospermum maritimum
Western gorse Ulex galii
Stinging nettle Urtica dioica
Common vetch Vicia sativa ssp nigra
 

The information presented here has been derived from the following sources:

Randall, R.E. Portland Harbour shore: Chesil and the Fleet cSAC (establishment of habitat type) CR0231. Report to DETR. July 2000.

and personal observation by Fleet volunteers.

  Hamm beach in June  

 

Last updated 06/08/2008

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