Brickfields Country Park Plantlife

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Of the current total of 564 species to be found at Brickfields Country Park, thirteen are Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) species (two plants, three birds, one animal and seven invertebrates), we also have a possible four more BAP species that we are still researching before adding to our lists.  There are a further 37 unidentified species in four groups that can be seen from this link.

Information Key -
D = data, I = image, S = sound, V = video, P = poisonous, T = toxic.  New image symbol denotes a new entry in the list,  A Biodiversity Action Plan species is a BAP species.

All photographs in the species pages are copyrighted, the respective owner must be contacted before any are used for any purpose.

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Aquatic
See also - Fungi | Trees and Shrubs | Plants | Invasive
 Common nameSpeciesKey
AlgaevariedD I T
Blunt Leaved Pond WeedPotamogeton obtusifoliusD I
BogbeanMenyanthes trifoliataD I
Branched Bur-reedSparganium erectumD I
Broad Leaved Pond WeedPotamogeton natansD I
BulrushTypha latifoliaD I
Common - DuckweedLemma minorD I
Common - HornwortCeratophyllum demersumD I
Common - Reed  A new Plantlife species page, Common Reed - Phragmites AustralisPhragmites AustralisD I
Intermediate Water Starwort  A new Plantlife species page, Intermediate Water-starwort - Callitriche hamulataCallitriche hamulataD I
Sharp RushJuncus acutusD I
Waterlily - WhiteNymphaea albaD I
Waterlily - YellowNymphaea luteaD I
Water MintMentha aquaticaD I
Yellow Flag IrisIris pseudacorusD I
 
Fungi, Lichens & Liverworts
See also - Aquatic | Trees and Shrubs | Plants | Invasive
 Common nameSpeciesKey
Fungi - Alder BracketInonotus radiatusD I
Fungi - Amber JellyExidia recisaD I
Fungi - Beech WoodwartHypoxylon fragiformeD I P
Fungi - Black BulgarBulgaria inquinansD I
Fungi - Blushing WoodAgaricus silvaticusD I
Fungi - CandlesnuffXylaria hypoxylonD I P
Fungi - Chicken of the WoodsLaetiporus sulphureusD I
Fungi - Clouded AgaricClitocybe nebularisD I T
Fungi - Collared EarthstarGeastrum triplexD I P
Fungi - Common BonnetMycena GalericulataD I
Fungi - Common InkcapCoprinopsis atramentariaD I P
Fungi - Coral MushroomArtomyces pyxidatusD I
Fungi - Fairy InkcapCoprinus disseminatusD I
Fungi - Fairy ringsMarasmiaceaeD I
Fungi - Fiber CapInocybe nitidiusculaD I T
Fungi - Fried Chicken MushroomLyophyllum decastesD I
Fungi - Funeral BellGalerina marginataD I P
Fungi - Glistening InkcapCoprinellus micaceusD I
Fungi - Hare's foot InkcapCoprinopsis lagopusD I P
Fungi - Honey fungusArmillaria melleaD I T
Fungi - Jelly EarAuricularia auricula-judaeD I
Fungi - King Alfred's cakesDaldinia concentricaD I
Fungi - Lacquered BracketGanoderma lucidumD I
Fungi - Oak Maze-gillDaedalea quercinaD I P
Fungi - Oysterling subsp.Crepidotus subsp.D I
Fungi - Phomopsis spp.Phomopsis spp.D I
Fungi - Pink Bubble  A new Plantlife species page, Pink Bubble fungus  HumourCapitulum plasticus subsp. rosaeaD I T
Fungi - Saffron Milk CapLactarius deliciosusD I
Fungi - Scarlet Elf Cap  A new Plantlife species page, Scarlet Elf Cup - Sarcoscypha coccineaSarcoscypha coccineaD I
Fungi - Shaggy InkcapCoprinus comatusD I
Fungi - Shaggy ParasolChlorophyllum rhacodesD I P
Fungi - SilverleafChondrostereum purpureumD I
Fungi - St. Georges MushroomCalocybe GambosaD I
Fungi - Sulphur TuftHypholoma fasciculareD I P
Fungi - The GobletChondrostereum purpureumD I T
Fungi - TurkeytailTrametes versicolorD I
Fungi - Velvet ShankFlammulina velutipesD I
Fungi - Velvet ShieldPluteus umbrosusD I
Fungi - RustMelampsora spp.D I
Fungi - Yellowing Curtain CrustStereum subtomentosumD I
Lichens - Aspercilia ContortaAspercilia contortaD I
Lichens - Caloplaca flavescensCaloplaca flavescensD I
Lichens - Candelariella aurellaCandelariella aurellaD I
Lichens - Flavoparmelia caperataFlavoparmelia caperataD I
Lichens - Hypotrachyna revolutaHypotrachyna revolutaD I
Lichens - Lecanora campestrisLecanora campestrisD I
Lichens - Lecanora chlaroteraLecanora chlaroteraD I
Lichens - Lecanora muralisLecanora muralisD I
Lichens - Lecanora symmictaLecanora symmictaD I
Lichens - Lecidella elaeochromaLecidella elaeochromaD I
Lichens - Lepraria incanaLepraria incanaD I
Lichens - Melanelixia fuliginosaMelanelixia fuliginosaD I
Lichens - Parmelia sulcataParmelia sulcataD I
Lichens - Parmotrema perlatumParmotrema perlatumD I
Lichens - Phaeophyscia orbicularisPhaeophyscia orbicularisD I
Lichens - Physcia adscendensPhyscia adscendensD I
Lichens - Physcia tenellaPhyscia tenellaD I
Lichens - Physconia griseaPhysconia griseaD I
Lichens - Ramalina farinaceaRamalina farinaceaD I
Lichens - Xanthoria calcicolaXanthoria calcicolaD I
Lichens - Xanthoria elegansXanthoria elegansD I
Lichens - Xanthoria parietinaXanthoria parietinaD I
Liverwort - Frullania dilatataFrullania dilatataD I
 
Trees & Shrubs
See also - Aquatic | Fungi | Plants | Invasive
 Common nameSpeciesKey
Alder - AlderAlnus GlutinosaD I
Alder - GreenAlnus viridisD I
Alder - GreyAlnus incanaD I
Alder - ItalianAlnus cordataD I
Apple - CrabMalus sylvestrisD I
Apple - Crab - var. Golden hornetMalus var. calocarpaD I T
Ash - CommonFraxinus excelsiorD I
Ash - RaywoodFraxinus angustifolia var. RaywoodD I
BeechFagus sylvaticaD I
BerberisBerberis sp.D I P
Birch - PaperBetula papyriferaD I
Birch - SilverBetula pendulaD I
BlackthornPrunus spinosaD I
Broad leaved Cockspur ThornCrataegus x persimilisD I
Broad Leaved LimeTilia platyphyllos x cordataD I
BroomCytisus scopariusD I P
BuddleiaBuddleia davidiiD I
Cherry LaurelPrunus laurocerasusD I P
CotoneasterCotoneaster pannosaD I
DogwoodCornus sanguineaD I T
Dogwood - alternate leavedCornus alternifoliaD I
English ElmUlmus proceraD I
European MistletoeViscum albumD I P
Field RoseRosa arvensisD I
ForsythiaForsythia suspensaD I
GooseberryRibes uva-crispaD I
GorseUlex europaeusD I
Japanese ElmUlmus davidiana var. japonicaD I
Hawthorn - CommonCrataegus monogynaD I
Hawthorn - MidlandCrataegus laevigataD I
HazelCorylus avellanaD I
HollyIlex aquifoliumD I P
HoneysuckleLonicera periclymenumD I P
Hornbeam - CommonCarpinus betulusD I
Hornbeam - Purple HornbeamCarpinus betulus subsp. purpureaD I
Horse ChestnutAesculus hippocastanumD I P
Ivy - CommonHedera helixD I P
Ivy - Variegated - var. CaecilliaHedera helix var. CaecilliaD I P
LaburnumLaburnum anagyroidesD I P
Leyland CypressCupressocyparis x leylandiiD I T
MahoniaBerberidaceaeD I
Maple - FieldAcer campestreD I
Maple - NorwayAcer platanoidesD I
Maple - SilverAcer saccharinumD I
Maple - SycamoreAcer pseudoplatanusD I
Mock OrangePhiladelphus subsp.D I
Oak - EnglishQuercus roburD I
Oak - HolmQuercus ilexD I P
Oak - SessileQuercus petraeaD I
Oak - TurkeyQuercus cerrisD I
Plum - Cherry PlumPrunus cerasiferaD I
Plum - DamsonPrunus domesticaD I
Plum - GreengagePrunus domestica subsp. italicaD I
Plum - Victoria PlumPrunus domestica subsp. VictoriaD I
Plum - White Bullace (Green Damson)Prunus domestica subsp. insititiaD I
Poplar - Hybrid "Marilandica"Populus x canadensisD I
Poplar - WhitePopulus albaD I
PrivetLigustrum vulgareD I P
PyracanthaPyracantha coccineaD I
QuinceCydonia oblongaD I P
RaspberryRubus idaeusD I
RhododendronRhododendron ponticumD I P
RowanSorbus aucupariaD I
SnowberrySymphoricarpos albusD I P
Sweet BriarRosa rubiginosaD I
Tree of HeavenAilanthus altissimaD I
Tree MallowMalva arboreaD I
Western Red CedarThuja plicataD I
WhitebeamSorbus ariaD I
Wild CherryPrunus aviumD I P
Wild (dog) roseRosa caninaD I
Willow - CrackSalix fragilisD I
Willow - GoatSalix capreaD I
Willow - GreySalix cinereaD I
Willow - OsierSalix viminalisD I
Willow - WeepingSalix babylonicaD I
Willow - WhiteSalix albaD I
YewTaxus baccataD I P
 
Plants
See also - Aquatic | Fungi | Trees and Shrubs | Invasive
 Common nameSpeciesKey
Alfalfa, LucerneMedicago sativaD I
Annual Baby's-breath  A new Plantlife species page, Annual Baby's-breath - Gypsophila elegansGypsophila elegansD I T
AstilbeAstilbe sp.D I
Birdsfoot TrefoilLotus corniculatusD I
Bittercress - HairyCardamine hirsutaD I
Bittercress - WavyCardamine flexuosaD I
Black HorehoundBallota nigraD I
BluebellHyacinthoides non-scriptaD I P
BrambleRubus fruiticosus aggD I
Bristly OxtonguePicris echioidesD I
Bugloss - Vipers' buglossEchium vulgareD I T
Bugloss - Purple Vipers' bugloss  A new Plantlife species page, Purple Viper's-bugloss - Echium plantagineumEchium plantagineumD I T
Bulbous ButtercupRanunculus bulbosusD I P
Campion - Red Silene dioicaD I
Campion - White  A new Plantlife species page, White Campion - Silene latifoliaSilene LatifoliaD I
Charlock (Wild Mustard)Sinapis arvensisD I
ChickweedStellaria mediaD I
ChivesAllium schoenoprasumD I
Clover - RedTrifolium trifolium pratenseD I
Clover - WhiteTrifolium repensD I
Colt's footTussilago farfaraD I
ColumbineAquilegia vulgarisD I P
Common - Marigold 'Chrysantha'  A new Plantlife species page, Common Marigold 'Chrysantha' - Calendula officinalis Var. 'Chrysantha'Calendula officinalis Var. 'Chrysantha'D I
Common - Spotted OrchidDactylorhiza fuchsiiD I
Corn ChamomileAnthemis arvensisD I
Corn CockleAgrostemma githagoD I P
CornflowerAgrostemma githagoD I
Corn MarigoldGlebionis segetumD I
Cow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestrisD I
Creeping - ButtercupRanunculus repensD I P
Creeping - CinquefoilPotentilla reptansD I
Creeping - JennyLysimachia nummulariaD I P
Crocosmia, MontbretiaCrocosmia spp.D I
CrocusCrocus vernus.D I P
Cuckoo flowerCardamine pratensisD I
CyclamenCyclamen hederaefoliumD I P
DaffodilNarcissus pseudonarcissusD I P
Daisy - CommonBellis perennisD I
Daisy - OxeyeLeucanthemum vulgareD I
DandelionTaraxacum officinaleD I
Dock - Broad Leaved DockRumex obtusifoliusD I
Dock - Clustered DockRumex conglomeratusD I
Dock - Curled DockRumex crispusD I
Dock - Wood DockRumex sanguineusD I
Fern - Hart's-tongueAsplenium scolopendriumD I
Fern - MaleDryopteris filix-mas agg.D I P
Fern - Soft shieldPolystichum setiferumD I
FeverfewTanacetum partheniumD I T
Fiddleneck  A new Plantlife species page, Fiddleneck - Phacelia tanacetifoliaPhacelia tanacetifoliaD I
Field ChickweedCerastium arvenseD I
Field MadderSherardia arvensisD I
Fools WatercressApium nodiflorumD I
FoxgloveDigitalis purpureaD I P
Flax - Flax (linseed)  A new Plantlife species page, Flax - Linum usitatissimumLinum usitatissimumD I
Flax - Scarlet Flax  A new Plantlife species page, Scarlet Flax - Linum GrandiflorumLinum GrandiflorumD I
Geranium - Cut-leaved CranesbillGeranium dissectumD I
Geranium - Doves-foot CranesbillGeranium molleD I
Geranium - Herb RobertGeranium robertianumD I
Geranium - Shining CranesbillGeranium lucidumD I
Geranium - Small floweredGeranium pusillumD I
Geranium - Cranesbill - x oxonianumGeranium x oxonianum spp. HollywoodD I
Garlic MustardAlliaria petiolataD I
Grape - subsp.Vitis subsp.D I
Grape - HyacinthMuscari armeniacumD I
Goat's BeardTragopogon pratensisD I
GoosegrassGalium aparineD I
Grass - Annual Meadow GrassPoa annuaD I
Grass - BarleyHordeum vulgareD I
Grass - CanaryPhalaris canariensisD I
Grass - CocksfootDactylis glomerataD I
Grass - Common BentAgrostis capillarisD I
Grass - Common Meadow GrassPoa pratensisD I
Grass - CouchElymus repensD I
Grass - Creeping BentAgrostis stoloniferaD I
Grass - False Fox SedgeCarex otrubaeD I
Grass - False Oat GrassArrhenatherum elatiusD I
Grass - Flote GrassGlyceria fluitansD I
Grass - Gardeners GartersPhalaris ArundinaceaD I
Grass - Hairy BromeBromopsis ramosaD I
Grass - Hairy SedgeCarex hirtaD I
Grass - Red fescueFestuca rubraD I
Grass - Rough MeadowPoa trivialisD I
Grass - Pendulous SedgeCarex pendulaD I
Grass - Perennial RyegrassLolium perenneD I
Grass - Soft BromeBromus hordeaceusD I
Grass - Spiked SedgeCarex spicataD I
Grass - Barren BromeAnisantha sterilisD I
Grass - Yorkshire FogHolcus lanatusD I
Grass - Wall BarleyOrdeum murinumD I
Grass - Wood MelickMelica unifloraD I
Greater PeriwinkleVinca majorD I P
Green AlkanetPentaglottis sempervirensD I
Ground - ElderAegopodium podagrariaD I
Ground - IvyGlechoma hederaceaD I T
GroundselSenecio vulgarisD I P
Hairy Cat's EarHypochaeris radicataD I
Hedge BindweedCalystegia sepiumD I
Hedge WoundwortStachys sylvaticaD I
HogweedHeracleum sphondyliumD I P
HopHumulus lupulusD I
HorseradishArmoracia rusticanaD I
Horsetail - FieldEquisetum arvenseD I
Horsetail - GreatEquisetum telmateiaD I T
KnapweedCentaurea nigra agg.D I
KnotgrassPolygonum aviculareD I
Lesser - BurdockArctium minusD I
Lesser - CelandineFicaria vernaD I T
Lesser - HawkbitLeontodon taraxacoidesD I
Lesser - TrefoilTrifolium dubiumD I
Loddon Lily  A Biodiversity Action Plan species, Loddon Lily - Leucojum aestivumLeucojum aestivumD I
Loosestrife - Purple  A new Plantlife species page, Purple Loosestrife - Lythrum salicariaLythrum salicariaD I
Loosestrife - YellowLysimachia vulgarisD I
Lords & LadiesArum maculatumD I P
Common MallowMalva sylvestrisD I
Marsh - MarigoldCaltha palustrisD I
Marsh - WoundwortStachys palustrisD I
Meadow ButtercupRanunculus acrisD I P
MeadowsweetFilipendula ulmariaD I
Medic - BlackMedicago lupulinaD I
Medic - Red SpottedMedicago arabicaD I
Mexican Fleabane  A new Plantlife species page, Mexican Fleabane - Erigeron karvinskianusErigeron karvinskianusD I
Moss - BryumBryum capillareD I
Moss - Common FeatherKindbergia praelongaD I
Moss - Cypress Leaved PlaitHypnum cupressiformeD I
Moss - Grey Cushioned GrimmiaGrimmia pulvinataD I
Moss - HaircapPolytrichum communeD I
Moss - FeatherHomalothecium sericeumD I
Moss - Rough Stalked FeatherBrachythecium rutabulumD I
Mouse Ear - Clustered Mouse EarCerastium glomeratumD I
Mouse Ear - Common - Mouse EarCerastium fontanumD I
MugwortArtemisia vulgarisD I
Nettle - Red Dead-nettleLamium purpureumD I
Nettle - StingingUrtica dioicaD I T
Nettle - White Dead-nettleLamium albumD I
New York AsterAster novi-belgiiD I
Nightshade - Deadly NightshadeAtropa belladonnaD I P
Nightshade - Enchanter's nightshadeCircaea lutetianaD I
Nightshade - Woody NightshadeSolanum dulcamaraD I P
NipplewortLapsana communisD I
Oilseed Rape  A new Plantlife species page, Oilseed Rape - Brassica napusBrassica napusD I
PeonyPaeoniaD I
Pheasant’s Eye  A Biodiversity Action Plan species, Pheasant’s Eye - Adonis annua  A new Plantlife species page, Pheasant’s Eye - Adonis annuaAdonis annuaD I P
Pineapple WeedMatricaria discoideaD I
Plantain - Broad LeafPlantago majorD I
Plantain - RibwortPlantago lanceolataD I
Poppy - CaliforniaEschscholzia californicaD I P
Poppy - CommonPapaver rhoeasD I P
Poppy - Icelandic PoppyPapaver nudicauleD I P
Prickly LettuceLactuca serriolaD I
PrimrosePrimula vulgarisD I
Purple ToadflaxLinaria purpureaD I P
Ragwort - CommonSenecio jacobaeaD I P
Ragwort - OxfordSenecio squalidusD I P
Red BartsiaOdontites vernusD I
Russian ComfreySymphytum x uplandicumD I T
Scarlet Pimpernel  A new Plantlife species page, Scarlet Pimpernel - Anagallis arvensis subsp. arvensisAnagallis arvensis subsp. arvensisD I T
Sedum - var. Autumn JoyCrassulaceae var. Autumn JoyD I T
SelfhealPrunella vulgarisD I
Shepherd's PurseCapsella bursa-pastorisD I
Siberian SquillScilla bifoliaD I P
SilverweedPotentilla anserinaD I
Smooth Hawks BeardCrepis capillarisD I
SnowdropGalanthus nivalisD I P
Soft RushJuncus effususD I
SorrelRumex acetosaD I P
Speedwell - Common FieldVeronica persicaD I
Speedwell - Ivy LeavedVeronica hederifoliaD I
Speedwell - Thyme-leavedVeronica serpyllifoliaD I
Speedwell - WoodVeronica montanaD I
Star of BethlehemOrnithogalum umbellatumD I P
Stitchwort - GreaterStellaria holosteaD I
Stitchwort - LesserStellaria gramineaD I
St John's Wort - GreatHypericum calycinumD I P
St John's Wort - PerforateHypericum perforatumD I
Sunflower  A new Plantlife species page, Sunflower - Helianthus annuusHelianthus annuusD I
Tall MeliotMelilotus altissimusD I
TansyTanacetum vulgarisD I P
TeaselDipsacus fulloniumD I
Thistle - CreepingCirsium arvenseD I
Thistle - Smooth Sow  A new Plantlife species page, Smooth Sow-thistle - Sonchus oleraceusSonchus oleraceusD I
Thistle - SpearCirsium vulgareD I
TomatoSolanum lycopersicumD I
Trifid Bur-MarigoldBidens tripartitaD I
Upright Hedge-parsleyTorilis japonicaD I
Vetch - CommonVicia sativaD I
Vetch - TuftedVicia craccaD I
Violet - DogViola rivinianaD I
Violet - HairyViola hirtaD I T
Violet - SweetViola odorataD I T
Water AvensGeum rivaleD I
Water Forget-me-notMyosotis scorpioidesD I
Wild CarrotDaucus carotaD I
Wild CeleryApium graveolensD I T
Willowherb - Great WillowherbEpilobium hirsutumD I
Willowherb - Broad-leavedEpilobium montanumD I
WintercressBarbarea vulgarisD I
Winter HeliotropePetasites fragransD I
Wood - AvensGeum urbanumD I
Wood - Forget-me-notMyosotis sylvaticaD I
Wood - SorrelOxalis AcetosellaD I
YarrowAchillea millefoliumD I
Yellow - ArchangelLamium (Lamiastrum) galeobdolonD I
Yellow - HawkweedHieracium praealtumD I
 
Invasive
See also - Aquatic | Fungi | Trees and Shrubs | Plants
The following invasive species have been eradicated from the park in the last few years, contact F.B.C.P. if you also have a problem with them and require further information.
 Common nameSpeciesKey
Canada Pond WeedElodea canadensisD I
Japanese KnotweedReynoutria japonicaD I

Please do not introduce or remove any wildlife in the environment, besides being illegal, some introduced species could become widespread and threaten our own native species, as the Grey Squirrel has done to the Red Squirrel.


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