Common names of the Ferns, Horsetails, Mosses and Lichens on the Commons

This is a list of the ferns, horsetails, mosses and lichens recorded on The Commons, in alphabetical order of their common names. Note that the list of lichens is very incomplete. Click on the links in the common names column for pictures and information about each plant. SCT cannot accept responsibility for the content of external websites.

The plants highlighted in yellow are listed in the SSSI designation.

Click here for the list in alphabetical order of the plants' Latin names.

Click here for the list of Flowering Herbs A-K

Click here for the list of Flowering Herbs L-Z

Click here for the lists of Grasses, Rushes, etc.

Click here for the list of Woody plants

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