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Field Maple - Acer campestre
Norway Maple - Acer platanoides
Sycamore - Acer pseudoplatanus
The shady Sycamore walk of summer turns to a blaze of colour in the autumn.
Yarrow - Achillea millefolium
Fool's Parsley - Aethusa cynapium
First recorded on a survey in July and August 2015
Agrimony - Agrimonia eupatoria
Bugle - Ajuga reptans
Bugle was one of the many plants that medieval herbalists regarded as a cure-all. Apparently it cured wounds and stabs, ulcers and broken bones.
Hairless Lady's Mantle - Alchemilla glabra
Narrow-leaved Water-plantain - Alisma lanceolatum
Water-plantain - Alisma plantago-aquatica
Garlic Mustard - Alliaria petiolata
It is also known as Jack-by-the hedge. This flower is not often seen on the reserve.
Ramsons - Allium ursinum
Ramsons or Wild Garlic show their white heads through the Bluebells in the late spring.
Alder - Alnus glutinosa
Grey Alder - Alnus incana
Scarlet Pimpernel - Anagallis arvensis
Wild Angelica - Angelica sylvestris
Yellow Camomile - Anthemis tinctoria
Cow Parsley - Anthriscus sylvestris
This is not a common plant on the reserve. It can be found by the easy access hide.
Fool's Water Cress - Apium nodiflorum
Columbine - Aquilegia vulgaris
Lesser Burdock - Arctium minus
These large plants, which can grow up to 3 metres high, can be found along Risedale Beck. The purple flowers can be seen from July.
This plant was found growing in a large patch on the bankside of Risedale Beck.