Superasterids

Total species recorded on Dundreggan: 97
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




* = Trees for Life Species Profile

 

Order: Apiales

Angelica sylvestris

Apiaceae

Common Name

Wild angelica

Pignut

Hogweed

Sanicle 

Scientific Name

Angelica sylvestris

Conopodium majus 

Heracleum sphondylium

Sanicula europaea

 

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Hedera helix

Araliaceae

Common Name

Ivy

Scientific Name

Hedera helix 

 

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Order: Aquifoliales

Ilex aquifolium

Aquifoliaceae

Common Name

Holly*

Scientific Name

Ilex aquifolium

 

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Order: Asterales

Bellis perennis

 Asteraceae

Common Name

Yarrow

Sneezewort

Mountain everlasting

Daisy

Common knapweed

Creeping thistle

Melancholy thistle

Marsh thistle

Spear thistle

Smooth hawk's-beard

Marsh hawk's-beard

Heath cudweed

Hawkweed

Autumn hawkbit

Mouse-ear hawkweed

Ragwort

Groundsel

Goldenrod

Dandelion

Colt's-foot

Scientific Name

Achillea millefolium

Achillea ptarmica

Antennaria dioica

Bellis perennis

Centaurea nigra

Cirsium arvense

Cirsium heterophyllum

Cirsium palustre

Cirsium vulgare

Crepis capillaris

Crepis paludosa

Gnaphalium sylvaticum

Hieracium agg.

Leontodon autumnalis

Pilosella officinarum

Senecio jacobaea

Senecio vulgaris

Solidago virgaurea

Taraxacum agg.

Tussilago farfara

 

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Campanula rotundifolia

Campanulaceae

Common Name

Harebell

Scientific Name

Campanula rotundifolia 

 

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Menyanthes trifoliata

Menyanthaceae

Common Name

Bogbean

Scientific Name

Menyanthes trifoliata 

 

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Order: Caryophyllales

Stellaria holostea

Caryophyllaceae

Common Name

Common mouse-ear

Procumbent pearlwort

Corn Spurry

Lesser stitchwort

Greater stitchwort

Common chickweed

Scientific Name

Cerastium fontanum

Sagina procumbens

Spergula arvensis

Stellaria graminea

Stellaria holostea

Stellaria media

 

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Drosera intermedia

Droseraceae (sundews)

Common Name

Great sundew

Oblong-leaved sundew

Round-leaved sundew

Scientific Name

Drosera anglica                                    

Drosera intermedia

Drosera rotundifolia

 

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Montia fontana

Montiaceae

Common Name

Blinks

Scientific Name

Montia fontana

 

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Rumex acetosa

Polygonaceae (knotgrasses)

Common Name

Alpine bistort

Knotgrass

Common sorrel

Sheep's sorrel

Broad-leaved dock

Scientific Name

Persicaria vivipara

Polygonum aviculare

Rumex acetosa

Rumex acetosella

Rumex obtusifolius

 

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Order: Cornales

Cornus suecica      

Cornaceae

Common Name 

Dwarf cornel

Scientific Name

Cornus suecica                                   

 

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Order: Dipsacales

Viburnum opulus      

Cornaceae

Common Name 

Guelder-rose 

Scientific Name

Viburnum opulus                               

 

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Lonicera periclymenum

Caprifoliaceae

Common Name 

Honeysuckle

Devil's-bit scabious

Valerian

Scientific Name

Lonicera periclymenum 

Succisa pratensis                                

Valeriana officinalis

 

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Order: Ericales

Vaccinium myrtillus

Ericaceae (heaths)

Common Name 

Alpine bearberry

Bearberry

Heather*

Black crowberry

Common crowberry

Bell heather

Cross-leaved heath

Serrated wintergreen

Intermediate wintergreen

Common wintergreen

Small cranberry

Blaeberry*

Cranberry

Cowberry*

Scientific Name

Arctostaphylos alpinus

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Calluna vulgaris

Empetrum nigrum subsp. hermaphroditum 

Empetrum nigrum subsp. nigrum

Erica cinerea

Erica tetralix

Orthilia secunda 

Pyrola media

Pyrola minor  

Vaccinium microcarpum

Vaccinium myrtillus 

Vaccinium oxycoccos  

Vaccinium vitis-idaea

 

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Primula vulgaris

Primulaceae

Common Name 

Yellow pimpernel

Wild primrose

Chickweed-wintergreen

Scientific Name

Lysimachia nemorum             

Primula vulgaris

Trientalis europaea                            

 

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Order: Gentianales

Gentianella campestris

Gentianaceae

Common Name 

Field gentian​ 

Scientific Name

Gentianella campestris 

 

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Galium odoratum

Rubiaceae

Common Name 

Goosegrass

Northern bedstraw

Woodruff

Common marsh-bedstraw

Heath bedstraw

Lady's bedstraw

Scientific Name

Galium aparine

Galium boreale 

Galium odoratum 

Galium palustre

Galium saxatile 

Galium verum

 

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Order: Lamiales 

Thymus polytrichus 

Lamiaceae

Common Name 

Pyramidal bugle

Bugle

Water mint

Selfheal

Skullcap

Marsh woundwort

Hedge woundwort

Wood sage

Wild thyme

Scientific Name

Ajuga pyramidalis

Ajuga reptans

Mentha aquatica

Prunella vulgaris

Scutellaria galericulata

Stachys palustris

Stachys sylvatica

Teucrium scorodonia

Thymus polytrichus   

 

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Pinguicula vulgaris

Lentibulariaceae

Common Name 

Pale butterwort

Common butterwort

Lesser bladderwort

Scientific Name

Pinguicula lusitanica

Pinguicula vulgaris

Utricularia minor

 

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Fraxinus excelsior

Oleaceae

Common Name 

Ash*

Scientific Name

Fraxinus excelsior

 

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Euphrasia officinalis agg.

Orobanchaceae (broomrapes)

Common Name 

Eyebright

Common cow-wheat

Marsh lousewort

Lousewort

Yellow-rattle

Scientific Name

Euphrasia officinalis agg.

Melampyrum pratense

Pedicularis palustris

Pedicularis sylvatica

Rhinanthus minor 

 

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Digitalis purpurea 

Plantaginaceae

Common Name 

Common water-starwort

Foxglove

Ribwort plantain

Greater Plantain

Sea plantain

Germander speedwell

Common/heath speedwell

Scientific Name

Callitriche stagnalis                            

Digitalis purpurea                              

Plantago lanceolata                             

Plantago major                                   

Plantago maritima                              

Veronica chamaedrys                         

Veronica officinalis                             

 

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