Ambion Wood

Selected Wild Place / Other Wild Places / Public Rights of Way / VC55 boundary

Getting There

The wood can be accessed from the Bosworth Battlefield or from along the Ashby Canal.


Private but crossed by a public footpath.

Former LRWT nature reserve.

Wild places

Total species seen at this site:


Secondary woodland and plantation on Mercia Mudstone with bands of sandstone, covering 36 ha.

Wildlife Highlights

Plant species recorded include Wood-sorrel Oxalis acetosella, Eared Willow Salix aurita and Pale Sedge Carex pallescens.


The records and images below may include those from adjacent sites if the grid reference submitted with these records overlaps the boundary of this Wild Place.

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