St. Peters Church, Glenfield

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

    Managed By
    St Peters Parochial Church Council
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 24


    A very old churchyard with a blanket TPO and a number of old Lime Trees. The ruined remains of a 13thC church provide a haven for numerous species. There is a permissive path across the area which links with Ellis Park, the school sports field and allotments to provide a large green area.


    Wildlife Highlights

    Bats have been seen and among more unusual plants Goldilocks buttercups

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    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Field BindweedConvolvulus arvensis16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Common NettleUrtica dioica16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Bramble agg.Rubus fruticosus agg.16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Dandelion agg.Taraxacum officinale agg.16/07/2018Roy Denney
    White CloverTrifolium repens16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Red CloverTrifolium pratense16/07/2018Roy Denney
    ElderSambucus nigra16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Ground-ivyGlechoma hederacea16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Wild CherryPrunus avium16/07/2018Roy Denney
    AshFraxinus excelsior16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Pedunculate OakQuercus robur16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Broad-leaved DockRumex obtusifolius16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Cow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Common RagwortJacobaea vulgaris16/07/2018Roy Denney
    Fox-and-cubsPilosella aurantiaca16/07/2018Roy Denney

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    BirdsWrenTroglodytes troglodytes13/07/2018
    BirdsBlackbirdTurdus merula13/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersAshFraxinus excelsior16/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersIvyHedera helix13/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHollyIlex aquifolium13/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersGarden PrivetLigustrum ovalifolium13/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersWild CherryPrunus avium16/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersPedunculate OakQuercus robur16/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersBramble agg.Rubus fruticosus agg.16/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersElderSambucus nigra16/07/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersCommon LimeTilia platyphyllos x cordata = T. x europaea13/07/2018
    WildflowersCow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris16/07/2018
    WildflowersDaisyBellis perennis13/07/2018
    WildflowersField BindweedConvolvulus arvensis16/07/2018
    WildflowersGround-ivyGlechoma hederacea16/07/2018
    WildflowersCommon RagwortJacobaea vulgaris16/07/2018
    WildflowersFox-and-cubsPilosella aurantiaca16/07/2018
    WildflowersGoldilocks Buttercup agg.Ranunculus auricomus agg.13/07/2018
    WildflowersCreeping ButtercupRanunculus repens13/07/2018
    WildflowersBroad-leaved DockRumex obtusifolius16/07/2018
    WildflowersDandelion agg.Taraxacum officinale agg.16/07/2018
    WildflowersRed CloverTrifolium pratense16/07/2018
    WildflowersWhite CloverTrifolium repens16/07/2018
    WildflowersCommon NettleUrtica dioica16/07/2018