Adders Tongue Fern

Common Name Adders Tongue Fern
Scientific Name Ophioglossum vulgatum
Family Spleenworts
Interest
3
Description An unusual fern of damp grasslands, especially on lime soils.  
Read about this species in my Nature Diary blog:
Date Sort ascending Title Link to Article Edit
21-09-21 Adders-tongue: appearances can be deceptive -
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Durlston Country Park

Dorset Council, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
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Bracketts Coppice Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
4
These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
The number of records for each month for this species; it gives an idea of the best time to see it (although for plants this does not necessarily mean it was in flower):
Month No of Records
06: June 1
These are the sites where I have found this species:
Site Notes Record Date Report Date
Bracketts Coppice Nature Reserve

Present

10-06-14

SSSI Notification

SSSI Notification

Durlston Country Park

Present

SSSI Notification

SSSI Notification

SSSI Notification