Ptilidium ciliare - A splendid golden Liverwort.

Ptilidium ciliare - A splendid golden Liverwort.

Observation - Ptilidium ciliare - A splendid golden Liverwort. - UK and Ireland. Description: A very noticable liverwort at top of steep quarry in the hills.Its rich golden/orange colour amongst other bryophytes makes it stand out. Small club-like endings to stems, which are pinnate.The tightly-packed leaves are hardly visible but magnified reveal

A very noticable liverwort at top of steep quarry in the hills.Its rich golden/orange colour amongst other bryophytes makes it stand out. Small club-like endings to stems, which are pinnate.The tightly-packed leaves are hardly visible but magnified reveal long hairs(thin teeth)along the margins.