Alder Buckthorn

Common Name Alder Buckthorn
Scientific Name Frangula alnus
Family Hedgerow Shrubs
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Trailway (Sturminster Newton)

Troublefield Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Bracketts Coppice Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest

Wareham Forest (Great Ovens)

Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, Site of Scientific Interest
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


SSSI Notification
Trailway (Sturminster Newton) Dubious record?
Troublefield Nature Reserve Recorded by others
Wareham Forest (Great Ovens) .