Beacon of the Bog


Mire on East Creech Heath
A mire on East Creech Heath complete with rafts of Sphagnum moss.
Bog Beacon
Bog Beacon

A saprotrophic, or recycler fungus growing on dead moss. Helps to fulfil a vital role in this area of nutrient deficient bog by breaking down the remains and releasing nutrients back into the bog.

Round–leaved Sundew
Round–leaved Sundew – An alternative way of getting nutrients.
Intermediate leaved Sundew
The far less common Intermediate leaved Sundew.

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