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British Wild Flowers Gallery

(Plantae, monocotyledons)

This section includes, among many others:
Grasses (Poaceae) and Rushes (Juncaceae) and Sedges (Cyperaceae), members of the Lily (Liliaceae) and Orchid (Orchidaceae) families, as well as Duckweeds (Lemnaceae), Water-plantains (Alismataceae) and Pondweeds (Potomogetonaceae).

Dicot, Monocot, Pteridophyte, Lower Plant? — Quick guide to plant groups and classification.

Examples of other monocotyledons include Daffodil (Narcissus pseudonarcissus), Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) and Onion (Allium cepa), Solomon's-seal (Polygonatum multiflorum), Butcher's-broom (Ruscus aculeatus), Wild Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis), Black Bryony (Tamus communis), Herb-Paris (Paris quadrifolia) and Date Palm (Pheonix dactylifera).

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image: Silver Hair-grass
Aira caryophyllea, Silver Hair-grass
image: Aira praecox, link to larger imageimage: Aira praecox, link to larger imageimage: Early Hair-grass, link to larger image
Aira praecox, Early Hair-grass
image: Rosy Garlic, link to larger imageimage: Rosy Garlic, link to larger image
Allium roseum, Rosy Garlic
image: Wild Onion, link to larger image image: Wild Onion, link to larger image image: Wild Onion, link to larger image image: Wild Onion, link to larger image
Allium vineale, Wild Onion
image: Green-winged Orchid, link to larger imageimage: Anacamptis morio, link to larger image
Anacamptis morio,
Green-winged Orchid (syn. Orchis morio)
image: Anacamptis morio, link to larger imageimage: Green-winged Orchid, link to larger image
Anacamptis morio,
Green-winged Orchid (syn. Orchis morio)
image: Pyramidal Orchid, link to larger image image: Anacamptis pyramidalis, link to larger image image: Anacamptis pyramidalis, link to larger image image: Pyramidal Orchid, link to larger image image: Anacamptis pyramidalis, link to larger image
Anacamptis pyramidalis,
Pyramidal Orchid
image: Barren Brome, link to larger imageimage: Anisantha sterilis, link to larger imageimage: Barren Brome, link to larger image
Anisantha sterilis,
Barren Brome
image: Lord's-and-ladies, link to larger imageimage: Lord's-and-ladies, link to larger image
Arum maculatum, Cuckoo-pint /
Lord's-and-ladies
image: Wild-oat, link to larger imageimage: Wild-oat, link to larger imageimage: Avena fatua, link to larger imageimage: Wild-oat, link to larger imageimage: Avena fatua, link to larger image
Avena fatua, Wild-oat
image: Oat, link to larger imageimage: Avena sativa, link to larger imageimage: Oat, link to larger imageimage: Avena sativa, link to larger imageimage: Oat, link to larger image
Avena sativa, Oat
image: Lesser Water-plantain, link to large image image: Baledellia ranunculoides, link to large image image: Lesser Water-plantain, link to large image image: Baledellia ranunculoides, link to large image image: Lesser Water-plantain, link to large image image: Baledellia ranunculoides, link to large image image: Lesser Water-plantain, link to large image image: Baledellia ranunculoides, link to large image image: Baledellia ranunculoides, link to large image
Baledellia ranunculoides,
Lesser Water-plantain
image: Spring-sedge, link to larger image image: Carex caryophyllea, link to larger imageimage: Carex caryophyllea, link to larger image image: Carex caryophyllea, link to larger imageimage: Spring-sedge, link to larger image
Carex caryophyllea, Spring-sedge
image: Pendulous Sedge, link to larger image image: Pendulous Sedge, link to larger image image: Carex pendula, link to larger image
Carex pendula, Pendulous Sedge
image: Snowdrop, link to larger image image: Snowdrop, link to larger image
Galanthus nivalis aff., Snowdrop
image: French Oat-grass, link to larger image
Gaudinia fragilis, French Oat-grass

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image: Bluebell, link to large image image: Hyacinthoides non-scripta flowers, link to large image image: Bluebell, link to large image image: Hyacinthoides non-scripta, link to large image image: Hyacinthoides non-scripta, link to large image image: Hyacinthoides non-scripta, link to large image image: Bluebell, link to large image image: Hyacinthoides non-scripta, link to large image
Hyacinthoides non-scripta, Bluebell
image: Southern Wood-rush, link to larger image image: Luzula forsteri, link to larger image image: Southern Wood-rush, link to larger image image: Luzula forsteri, link to larger image image: Southern Wood-rush, link to larger image image: Luzula forsteri, link to larger image
Luzula forsteri, Southern Wood-rush
image: Wild Daffodils, link to larger image
Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp.
pseudonarcissus, Wild Daffodil
image: Bee Orchid, link to larger imageimage: Bee Orchid, link to larger imageimage: Ophrys apifera, link to larger imageimage: Early Spider Orchid, link to larger image
Ophrys apifera,
Bee Orchid
image: Early Spider Orchid, link to larger imageimage: Ophrys sphegodes, link to larger imageimage: Early Spider Orchid, link to larger image
Ophrys sphegodes,
Early Spider Orchid
image: Lady Orchid, link to larger imagesimage: Orchis purpurea, link to larger imagesimage: Lady Orchid, link to larger images
Orchis purpurea, Lady Orchid
image: Burnt Orchid, link to larger imageimage: Orchis ustulata, link to larger image
Orchis ustulata, Burnt Orchid

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image: Lesser Butterfly-orchid, link to large image image: Platanthera bifolia, link to large image image: Lesser Butterfly-orchid, link to large image image: Platanthera bifolia, link to large image image: Lesser Butterfly-orchid, link to large image
Platanthera bifolia,
Lesser Butterfly-orchid
image: Early Meadow-grass, link to larger imageimage: Early Meadow-grass, link to close up images
Poa infirma,
Early Meadow-grass
image: Butcher's-broom, link to larger imageimage: Butcher's-broom, link to larger imageimage: Ruscus aculeatus, link to larger imageimage: Butcher's-broom, link to larger image
Ruscus aculeatus,
Butcher's-broom
image: Wood Club-rush, link to larger image
Scirpus sylvaticus,
Wood Club-rush
image: Autumn Lady's-tresses, link to larger imageimage: Autumn Lady's-tresses, link to larger imageimage: Spiranthes spiralis, link to larger image
Spiranthes spiralis,
Autumn Lady's-tresses

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I hope you enjoy looking at these

Common names (Scientific names) List

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Autumn Lady's-tresses ( Spiranthes spiralis )
Barren Brome ( Anisantha sterilis )
Bee Orchid ( Ophrys apifera )
Bluebell ( Hyacinthoides non-scripta )
Brome, Barren ( Anisantha sterilis )
Burnt Orchid ( Orchis ustulata )
Butcher's-broom ( Ruscus aculeatus )
Cuckoo-pint / Lord's-and-ladies ( Arum maculatum )
Daffodil, Wild ( Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp. pseudonarcissus )
Early Hair-grass ( Aira praecox )
Early Meadow-grass ( Poa infirma )
Early Spider Orchid ( Ophrys sphegodes )
French Oat-grass ( Gaudinia fragilis )
Green-winged Orchid ( Anacamptis morio Syn. Orchis morio )

I – Z
Lady Orchid ( Orchis purpurea )
Lesser Butterfly-orchid ( Platanthera bifolia )
Lesser Water-plantain ( Baldellia ranunculoides )
Lord's-and-ladies / Cuckoo-pint ( Arum maculatum )
Oat ( Avena sativa )
Oat-grass, French ( Gaudinia fragilis )
Pendulous Sedge ( Carex pendula )
Pyramidal Orchid ( Anacamptis pyramidalis )
Rosy Garlic ( Allium roseum )
Sedge, Spring-sedge ( Carex caryophyllea )
Silver Hair-grass ( Aira caryophyllea )
Snowdrop ( Galanthus nivalis aff.)
Southern Wood-rush ( Luzula forsteri )
Spring-sedge ( Carex caryophyllea )
Wild Daffodil ( Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp. pseudonarcissus )
Wild Onion ( Allium vineale )
Wild-oat ( Avena fatua )
Wood Club-rush ( Scirpus sylvaticus )

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