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Machair

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  1. Add Machair Flowers-Bornish to your Itinerary

    Machair Flowers-Bornish

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    Colourful fallow or crops full of Corn Marigold can be seen from the main track across the machair.

  2. Add Machair Flowers-Howmore to your Itinerary

    Machair Flowers-Howmore

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    An excellent small area to see a good variety of machair flowers.

  3. Add Sea Bindweed - Princes Strand to your Itinerary

    Sea Bindweed - Princes Strand

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Eriskay, Isle of South Uist

    This pink and white, striped funnel-shaped flower is found only here in the Outer Hebrides

  4. Add Common Twayblade-Loch Thallan to your Itinerary

    Common Twayblade-Loch Thallan

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    The Common Twayblade is an orchid which can be found around Loch Thallan.

  5. Add Lesser Butterfly Orchids-Boisdale to your Itinerary

    Lesser Butterfly Orchids-Boisdale

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of South Uist

    More abundant to the west of the main road. You can access the area easily as it is unfenced although plants can be seen from the main road in fenced fields further north too.

    When to See
    Flowers in June.

  6. Add Great Yellow Bumble Bee-Borve to your Itinerary

    Great Yellow Bumble Bee-Borve

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Benbecula

    The Great Yellow Bumblebee is a large bee with a yellow or brownish yellow body with a single black band (between the wings).

  7. Add Lady's Bedstraw-Ardroil Sands to your Itinerary

    Lady's Bedstraw-Ardroil Sands

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Short, low growing with spike of bright yellow flowers

  8. Add Machair Orchids-Northton to your Itinerary

    Machair Orchids-Northton

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Harris

    Frog orchid, northern marsh orchid, early marsh orchid, greater twayblade, and lesser butterfly orchid are typical machair orchid species.

  9. Add Harebell-Eoropie to your Itinerary

    Harebell-Eoropie

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Tall, slim stems with pale blue flowers

  10. Add Frog Orchid - Seilebost Machair to your Itinerary

    Frog Orchid - Seilebost Machair

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Harris

    Frog Orchid, Northern Marsh Orchid, Early Marsh Orchid, Greater Twayblade, and Lesser Butterfly Orchid are typical Machair orchid species.

  11. Add Harebell- Berie Sands to your Itinerary

    Harebell- Berie Sands

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Tall, slim stems with pale blue flowers

  12. Add Red Clover- Garry Beach to your Itinerary

    Red Clover- Garry Beach

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Low to medium growing with globular flowerheads, found on coastal grassland and agricultural land

  13. Add Sea Rocket-Bosta to your Itinerary

    Sea Rocket-Bosta

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Low/medium annual flowering plant with White/Mauve flowers

  14. Add Eyebright-Butt of Lewis to your Itinerary

    Eyebright-Butt of Lewis

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    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    A low growing plant with small white 2 lobed flowers. Found on improved agricultural land and coastal grasslands.

  15. Add Heath spotted Orchid-Huisinis to your Itinerary

    Heath spotted Orchid-Huisinis

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Harris


     

     

     

  16. Add Red Clover-Loch Mor Barvas to your Itinerary

    Red Clover-Loch Mor Barvas

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Low to medium growing with globular flowerheads. Found on coastal grassland and agricultural land

  17. Add Early Purple Orchid-Loch Mor Barvas to your Itinerary

    Early Purple Orchid-Loch Mor Barvas

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Medium, slim plant with pale to deep purple spike of flowers.

  18. Add Hebridean Marsh Orchid-Clachan Sands to your Itinerary

    Hebridean Marsh Orchid-Clachan Sands

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of North Uist

    Rare flower found only in North Uist!

  19. Add Sea Rocket-Eoropie to your Itinerary

    Sea Rocket-Eoropie

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle of Lewis

    Low/medium annual flowering plant with White/Mauve flowers

  20. Add Eyebright-Reef Sands to your Itinerary

    Eyebright-Reef Sands

    Type

    Type:

    Flora and Fauna - Machair

    Isle Of Lewis

    A low growing plant with small white 2 lobed flowers. Found on improved agricultural land and coastal grassland.

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