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Sphagnum ? close up

Observed: 23rd November 2009 By: gwj54
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Long fronds closely spaced leaves

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You may well be right though I had read that Polytrichum wasore common on high ground

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P. commune

I'm pretty certain it's a Polytrichum - P.commune is a plant of wet acid moorland, but can be found in a variety of other locations - it's possible it's P. formosum, but I'll wait for a bryologist to check the observation :)