NG8954 : Moss capsules

taken 48 years ago, near to Annat, Highland, Great Britain

Moss capsules
Moss capsules
Spore-producing capsules of the common moss, Polytrichum commune, which aid its spread. It is very common and conspicuous on wet heathland, in woods, and a coloniser of disturbed acid soil. e.g. roadsides in the Highlands and Islands.
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NG8954, 31 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
June 1970   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 5 August, 2007
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Category
Flora   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 892 543 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:31.8157N 5:31.2772W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 892 543
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Torridon  Mosses and Liverworts  Wester Ross 

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