Floral Images

The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland - Abbey Hill

There is an old road across the side of the hill that takes you past several choice habitats.

Abbey Hill is next to the sea (Aughinish Bay)
Mountain Avens Mountain Everlasting Spring Gentian Lesser Butterfly-orchid Entire-leaved Cotoneaster

Cotoneaster dominates parts of the hillside.

Limestone pavement

Cotoneaster and Mountain Avens seed heads
Meadow Thistle Heath Speedwell Common Twayblade    

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J R Crellin 2005