CANCELLED Ranscombe Farm Plantlife Nature Reserve, Cuxton, nr Rochester

West Kent 5th July 2020
led by
Richard Moyse (Plantlife warden) & Sue Buckingham

Join the Kent Botanical Recording Group at Plantlife’s largest nature reserve in England, situated in the beautiful Kent Downs AONB. With Plantlife warden, Richard we’ll be seeing an impressive array of arable plants and chalk grassland species. A great opportunity for all, beginners or otherwise to enjoy species such as Filago pyramidata (Broad-leaved Cudweed), Agrostemma githago (Corncockle), Valerianella dentata (Narrow-fruited Cornsalad), Roemeria argemone (Prickly Poppy), Ajuga chamaepitys (Ground-pine), Astragalus glycyphyllos (Wild Liquorice), Malva setigera (Rough Marsh-mallow) and Salvia pratensis (Meadow Clary).

Meet at 10.00 am in the Reserve car park just off the A228 at TQ718 675. Bring a packed lunch and have suitable footwear and clothing.