American Willowherb

A slender plant with pale flowers and a common garden weed near human habitation.  

Species Detail
Common Name American Willowherb
Alternative Name
Scientific Name Epilobium ciliatum
Family Willowherb Family Onagraceae
Species Reference blamey 160.5
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Species Distribution

These are nature reserves and wildlife hot-spots where I have recorded this species

Stephens Castle Local Nature Reserve

Dorset Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Canford Heath

BCP Council, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Bourne Valley Local Nature Reserve (Talbot Heath)

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Ringstead Bay and Burning Cliff

National Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Blackdown and Hardy Monument

Dorset Council, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Sandford Heath National Nature Reserve

National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Wareham Forest (Gore Heath)

Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, Forestry
3

Wareham Forest (Carey Heath)

Forestry, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Wareham Common

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Tadnoll Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Kingston and Houns-tout Cliff

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Arne Nature Reserve

RSPB, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Carey

Open Access
5

Higher Hyde Heath Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Stoborough Heath National Nature Reserve

National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Corfe Castle Common

National Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve

National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Holton Lee

Other Conservation Organisation, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Ham Common Local Nature Reserve

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Townsend Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Brownsea Island

Dorset Wildlife Trust, National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Sopley Common Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Radipole Lake Nature Reserve

RSPB, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Powerstock Common Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Lorton Meadows Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Hog Cliff National Nature Reserve

National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Holt Heath National Nature Reserve

National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Alners Gorse Nature Reserve

Butterfly Conservation, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Broadcroft Quarry Nature Reserve

Butterfly Conservation, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Perryfields Nature Reserve

Butterfly Conservation, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Hilfield Hill Nature Reserve

Dorset Council, Local Nature Reserve
3

Lydlinch Common

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Slop Bog Nature Reserve

Dorset Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Parley Common Nature Reserve

Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, Dorset Council, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Rempstone Heath

Forestry, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Chilfrome

Open Access
3

Church Ope Cove

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Tout Quarry Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Delph Wood

BCP Council
3

Bugdens Copse and Meadow Nature Reserves

Dorset Council, Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Worgret Heath

Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Wytch Heath

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Holt Wood

Forestry, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2
Species Habitats
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Habitat Reference Relationship
B1: Arable farmland

Associated

B4: Fringes - roadsides, bare ground & wasteland

Associated

Species Records
Displaying 1 - 50 of 60
Site Notes Record Date Report Date
Wareham Common

Occasional

14-08-20
Kilwood Coppice Nature Reserve

Occasional

06-07-20
Sandford Heath National Nature Reserve

Scarce

13-07-20
Bog Lane Natural Green Space

Frequent

21-06-20
Alners Gorse Nature Reserve Present
Arne Nature Reserve Present
Avon Heath Country Park Present
Bennetts Water Gardens Occasional
Blackdown and Hardy Monument Present
Bourne Valley Local Nature Reserve (Talbot Heath) Present
Broadcroft Quarry Nature Reserve Present
Brownsea Island Present
Bugdens Copse and Meadow Nature Reserves Present
Canford Heath Present
Carey Roadside weed
Chilfrome .
Church Ope Cove Present
Corfe Castle Common Present
Delph Wood Present
Garston Wood Nature Reserve Frequent
Greenhill Down Nature Reserve Present
Ham Common Local Nature Reserve Present
Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve Present
Higher Hyde Heath Nature Reserve Present
Hilfield Hill Nature Reserve Present
Hog Cliff National Nature Reserve Present
Holt Heath National Nature Reserve Present
Holt Wood Frequent
Holton Lee Present
Kingcombe Meadows Nature Reserve Present
Kingston and Houns-tout Cliff Present
Kingston Lacey House and Gardens Occasional
Lorton Meadows Nature Reserve Present
Lydlinch Common Present
Milton Park Wood Present
Our Garden In flower
Parley Common Nature Reserve Present
Perryfields Nature Reserve Present
Piddles Wood Nature Reserve Occasional
Powerstock Common Nature Reserve Present
Puddletown Forest Present
Purbeck Ridge (Ridgeway Hill and Steeple Hill) Present
Radipole Lake Nature Reserve Present
Rempstone Heath Present
Ringstead Bay and Burning Cliff Present
Slop Bog Nature Reserve Present
Sopley Common Nature Reserve Present
Souls Moor and Bere Stream Nature Reserve Present
Sovell Down Nature Reserve Present
Stephens Castle Local Nature Reserve Present