Welcome To Our Wild Plants & Flowers

Allium ursinum

Allium ursinum known as ramsonsbuckramswild garlicbroad-leaved garlicwood garlicbear leekor bear's garlic – is a wild relative of chives. Thanks to Josie Leibrick Harrop for the photo.


 dandelion is a flower. Its scientific name is Taraxacum, a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae. Taken from my garden.

Stellaria holostea

Stellaria holostea, the addersmeat or greater stitchwort, is a perennial herbaceous flowering plant in the carnation family Caryophyllaceae. Thanks to Julie L Williams for this photo taken at Reddish Vale.

Wood Avens

Geum urbanum, also known as wood avensherb Bennetcolewort and St. Benedict's herb, is a perennial plant in the rose family (Rosaceae), which grows in shady places (such as woodland edges and near hedgerows) However this was taken in my garden.


Primula veris (cowslipcommon cowslipcowslip primrose) is a herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the primrose family Primulaceae. Thanks to Edward Ball for this sample taken at Mersey Vale Nature Park.


Veronica is the largest genus in the flowering plant family Plantaginaceae, with about 500 species. Common names include speedwellbird's eye, and gypsyweed. Thanks to John Anthony Mulvey for this lovely sample.

Pilosella aurantiaca

Pilosella aurantiaca (fox-and-cubsorange hawkweedtawny hawkweeddevil's paintbrushgrim-the-collier) is a perennial flowering plant in the daisy family Asteraceae. Thanks to Janet Whitehead for this lovely specimen.