Annual Pearlwort

Common Name Annual Pearlwort
Scientific Name Sagina apetala
Family Campion Family Caryophyllaceae
Interest
2
Description A tiny, inconspicuous flower that is easily overlooked
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Stephens Castle Local Nature Reserve

Dorset Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Slepe Heath

National Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Middlebere Heath

National Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
3
This is the number of sites per recording area where I have found this species. Click/tap any area to see a list of the sites within that area:
Recording Area Number of Sites
East Dorset 1
Purbeck Heaths 2
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 National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description