Eyebright-Reef Sands

Reef, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

Type:Flora and Fauna - Machair

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The Eyebright is a low growing plant with small white 2 lobed flowers. The flowerheads are orchid-like with purple veining and yellow spot and it flowers from June through to late September. It is found on improved agricultural land and coastal grassland.

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What's Nearby

  1. Tall, slim stems with pale blue flowers

    0.14 miles away
  2. Traigh na Beirghe (Reef Beach) is a very long, sweeping, white sand beach in Uig

    0.3 miles away
  3. Public Art structure by artists Marian Leven and Will Maclean that reflects local,…

    0.68 miles away
  1. Camas na Clibhe (Cliff beach) is a quartz sand beach situated on the Valtos peninsular in…

    1.44 miles away
  2. Cliff Studio, located by Cliff Beach, Valtos, Uig, shows coastal landscape and abstract…

    1.47 miles away

  3. Photograph of Pabbay from Reef Beach © David Wilson

    In The Chessmen, Uig Gala day is…

    1.5 miles away
  4. Large semi-aquatic animal. Very sleek profile in water.

    2.7 miles away
  5. In the remote region of uig on the Isle of Lewis, you will find Uig Heritage Centre. …

    3.14 miles away
  6. An Iron Age house which was reconstructed in 1999 following a storm in 1993 which…

    3.3 miles away
  7. Low/medium annual flowering plant with White/Mauve flowers

    3.34 miles away
  8. Tall slim leaves with large bright yellow flower

    3.4 miles away
  9. Traigh Bhostadh is a sheltered shell sand beach at the north end of Great Bernera. The…

    3.44 miles away
  10. An open studio situated in an old byre overlooking the Atlantic in the crofting village…

    3.73 miles away
  11. Other points of interest on Bernera and the surrounding land include the bridge, standing…

    3.79 miles away
  12. The Bridge(s) across the Atlantic from Lewis to Great Bernera.

    3.81 miles away
  13. Camas Uige or Uig Bay is in a national scenic area in the south west of Lewis.

    4.11 miles away
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