Herbs and Flora near Moothill, Peeblesshire, Tweeddale


 

The trees, bushes and herbs listed below come from a list compiled by Alexander Pennecuik in his book of 1715 Description of the county of Tweeddale

Birch(Betula alba)
Alder(Betula alnus)
Sweet Willow(Salix pentandra)
Sallow(Salix cinerea)
Downy Willow(Salix lanata)
Hazel-nut Tree(Corylus avellana)
Bird Cherry(Prunus padus)
Geen/ Wild Cherry(Prunus cerasus)
Common Plumb(Prunus domestica)
Black Thorn/ Sloe(Prunus spinosa)
Hawthorn(Crataegus oxyacantha)
Elder(Sambucus nigra)
Dog Rose/ Wild briar(Rosa canina)
Juniper(Juniperus communis)
Common Broom(Spartium scoparium)
Furze/ Whin(Ulex europeaus)
Raspberry Bush(Rubus idaeus)
Bramble(Rubus fruticosus)
Cloudberry(Rubus chamaermorus)
Honey Suckle(Lonicera periclymenum)
Ivy(Hedera helix)
Great Soft Thistle(Carduus helenioides)
Bilberry(Vaccinium myrtillus)
Cranberry(Vacciunum oxycocos)
Black-berried Heath/ Crowberry(Empetrum nigrum)