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SPHAGNACEAE

SPHAGNUM (BOG-MOSS) Sphagnum species

We are currently undertaking trials to investigate the feasibility of growing Sphagnum sustainably. More details on this work will be provided as the project develops.

Wildlife Value Rating
ProvenanceVC41 Glamorgan (Swansea & Neath Port Talbot)
Sphagnum tenellum (Soft Bog-moss), Swansea
Sphagnum fimbriatum (Fringed Bog-moss)
Sphagnum palustre (Blunt-leaved Bog-moss), Fairwood Common, Gower
Round-leaved Sundew on Sphagnum subnitens (Lustrous Bog-moss), Rhossili Down, Gower
Staphylinus erythropterus on Sphagnum subnitens (Lustrous Bog-moss), Rhossili Down, Gower
Sphagnum capillifolium (Red Bog-moss), Neath Port Talbot
Sphagnum squarrosum (Spiky Bog-moss), Cefn Bryn, Gower
Sphagnum teres (Rigid Bog-moss), Fairwood Common, Gower
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