David Taylor Wood, Heather

    Map key:

    • Selected Wild Place = PINK
    • Other Wild Places = RED
    • Public Rights of Way = GREEN
    • VC55 boundary = BLUE
    Getting There

    Located on Station Road, Heather. Note that there is very restricted parking at the wood entrance.

    Managed By
    Forestry England
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 32

    Description

    David Taylor Wood is a very small young woodland, planted with native broadleaf species: Wild Cherry, Oak, Hazel and Ash interspersed with Field Maple and Hawthorn.

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    Latest records
    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Cow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Rosebay WillowherbChamerion angustifolium23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Common NettleUrtica dioica23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Creeping ButtercupRanunculus repens23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Yorkshire-fogHolcus lanatus23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    HazelCorylus avellana23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    SycamoreAcer pseudoplatanus23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Dog-roseRosa canina23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Wild CherryPrunus avium23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Wood AvensGeum urbanum23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    HawthornCrataegus monogyna23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Broad-leaved DockRumex obtusifolius23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Pedunculate OakQuercus robur23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Silver BirchBetula pendula23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2
    Broad-leaved WillowherbEpilobium montanum23/05/2020Helen O'Brien 2

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    BirdsGreat TitParus major23/05/2020
    Ferns & HorsetailsMale-fernDryopteris filix-mas23/05/2020
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesCock's-footDactylis glomerata23/05/2020
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesYorkshire-fogHolcus lanatus23/05/2020
    MammalsMoleTalpa europaea23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersSycamoreAcer pseudoplatanus23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersAlderAlnus glutinosa23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersSilver BirchBetula pendula23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHazelCorylus avellana23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHawthornCrataegus monogyna23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersAshFraxinus excelsior23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersWild CherryPrunus avium23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersBlackthornPrunus spinosa23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersPedunculate OakQuercus robur23/05/2020
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersDog-roseRosa canina23/05/2020
    WildflowersGarlic MustardAlliaria petiolata23/05/2020
    WildflowersCow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris23/05/2020
    WildflowersSweet ChestnutCastanea sativa23/05/2020
    WildflowersRosebay WillowherbChamerion angustifolium23/05/2020
    WildflowersBroad-leaved WillowherbEpilobium montanum23/05/2020
    WildflowersCleaversGalium aparine23/05/2020
    WildflowersCut-leaved Crane's-billGeranium dissectum23/05/2020
    WildflowersWood AvensGeum urbanum23/05/2020
    WildflowersGround-ivyGlechoma hederacea23/05/2020
    WildflowersHogweedHeracleum sphondylium23/05/2020
    WildflowersCommon RagwortJacobaea vulgaris23/05/2020
    WildflowersCreeping ButtercupRanunculus repens23/05/2020
    WildflowersBroad-leaved DockRumex obtusifolius23/05/2020
    WildflowersRed CampionSilene dioica23/05/2020
    WildflowersPerennial Sow-thistleSonchus arvensis23/05/2020