Creech Wood - Flora
Read MorePhaeolus schweinitzii. This is a plant pathogen Causing butt rot on conifers. Tawny Grisette (Amanita fulva). Found in conifer, birch, beech and oak woodlands in Europe. Fly Agaric (Amanita Muscaria). A poisonous mushroom, native to the northern hemisphere but accidentally introduced to the southern hemisphere. Russula betularum. It is widespread in Britain, Europe, and Scandinavia and associated with Birch trees. Usually found in damp areas in the forest.Wood anemone (Anemone nemorosa). Early spring flowering plant often seen in woodland clearings. They spread on underground root like stems and can quickly create large clumps. They are odourless and without nectar. Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum). Annual or Biennual flowering plant with little in the way of roots. Flowers from April until the autumn. The leaves are fern-like, and the stems often reddish; the leaves too turn red at the end of the flowering season. Greater Stitchwort (Stellaria holostea). A native plant of Europe. It can grow to a height of 50cm. The flowers are 20-30mm dia with 5 petals each of which is split.
Fungi - These perform an essential role in the decomposition of organic matter and have fundamental roles in nutrient cycling and exchange.