Offwell Wetland Survey
Area C2 - Stagnant
Standing Water Zone
|This area is in the north west of the wetland,
adjacent to the stream entrance (diagram). There is permanent
stagnant standing water here. It is only a few centimetres deep. Plants characteristic of
this area are rushes, Lesser Spearwort, grasses and Broad-leaved Pondweed.
Plant Species List for Area C2
|Salix caprea agg.
|Alnus glutinosa (L.) Gaertn.
|Ranunculus flammula L.
|Callitriche stagnalis Scop.
|Potamogeton natans L.
|Glyceria fluitans (L.) R. Br.
|Floating Sweet Grass
|Juncus bulbosus L.
|Juncus effusus L.
These species lists are not exhaustive. They represent initial collections and
identifications carried out in early autumn. Many species of flowering plants may already
have flowered and died back at this time and would therefore have been missed. These lists
will be updated periodically.
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