Common Spotted Orchid
Common Spotted Orchid

One of several different types of Orchid found in the Meadow

Knapweed
Knapweed

Lovely colours and provides plenty of interest to the bumblebees

Red-tailed Bumblebee
Red-tailed Bumblebee

Red-tailed bumblebees love the Knapweed.

Harebell
Harebell

Flowering from July until November, the flowers are pollinated by bees.

Greater Butterfly Orchid
Greater Butterfly Orchid

Often found in old meadows, this lovely orchid is pollinated by insects.

Alchemilla
Alchemilla

Commonly known as Lady's Mantle. Its soft grey-green scalloped-shaped leaves are more conspicuous than its yellow-green flowers.

Morning Visitor
Morning Visitor

Roe deer are frequent visitors to the meadow

Pollinator
Pollinator

Hard at work in the evening

You can read the Scottish Government's 2017 - 2027 Pollinator Strategy HERE