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Habitats

Bluebell woods

Bluebell woods

The beautiful bluebell meadows that carpet Scottish woodlands and field in spring are a wonderful sight. Botanists usually call them wild hyacinths, however most of us still know them as bluebells.Bluebell meadows thrive in old-established broadleaved wo...

Machair

Machair

Machair is not a plant, moreover a habitat. The word is gaelic for a geological formation - a fertile low-lying raised beach. The machair is famous for the flower-rich meadows which are spectacular in the spring. There are two kinds of machair; one is ...