Gynsill Meadow

    Wildlife Highlights

    The rough grassland attracts many invertebrates and the hedges and trees offer good habitat for birds.

    Managed By
    Blaby District Council
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 71

    Description

    This area was created by Blaby District Council and constitutes a large grassland area surrounded by mature hedges and trees.


    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    WildflowersGarlic MustardAlliaria petiolata04/05/2018
    WildflowersWood AnemoneAnemone nemorosa03/05/2018
    WildflowersLords-and-LadiesArum maculatum04/05/2018
    WildflowersCuckooflowerCardamine pratensis04/05/2018
    WildflowersLesser CelandineFicaria verna03/05/2018
    WildflowersFritillaria meleagris03/05/2018
    WildflowersWood AvensGeum urbanum04/05/2018
    WildflowersGround-ivyGlechoma hederacea04/05/2018
    WildflowersBluebellHyacinthoides non-scripta03/05/2018
    WildflowersWhite Dead-nettleLamium album04/05/2018
    WildflowersRibwort PlantainPlantago lanceolata04/05/2018
    WildflowersCowslipPrimula veris04/05/2018
    WildflowersCommon NettleUrtica dioica04/05/2018
    WildflowersGermander SpeedwellVeronica chamaedrys03/05/2018
    WildflowersIvy-leaved SpeedwellVeronica hederifolia04/05/2018
    WildflowersCommon Dog-violetViola riviniana04/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersIvyHedera helix04/05/2018
    SpidersWalnut Orb WeaverNuctenea umbratica04/05/2018
    Slugs & SnailsGarden SnailCornu aspersum04/05/2018
    Slugs & SnailsKentish Garden SnailMonacha cantiana07/08/2019
    SawfliesWillow Redgall SawflyPontania proxima01/11/2018
    SawfliesProfenusa pygmaea11/07/2019
    MothsGreen Long-hornAdela reaumurella04/05/2018
    MothsFour-spot LiftAntispila metallella07/08/2019
    MothsDusty Apple PigmyBohemannia pulverosella04/07/2019
    MothsOak Bent-wingBucculatrix ulmella06/07/2018
    MothsHorse-chestnut Leaf MinerCameraria ohridella01/11/2018
    MothsInlaid Grass-veneerCrambus pascuella06/07/2018
    MothsPea MothCydia nigricana16/07/2019
    MothsLaburnum Leaf MinerLeucoptera laburnella01/11/2018