Sea Rocket-Bosta

Bosta, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

Type:Flora and Fauna - Machair

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This member of the cabbage family has distinctive fleshy leaves, ideal for storing water. This attractive plant can be found growing through the sand between June and September

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  1. An Iron Age house which was reconstructed in 1999 following a storm in 1993 which…

    0.09 miles away
  2. Tall slim leaves with large bright yellow flower

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

    0.11 miles away
  1. Large semi-aquatic animal. Very sleek profile in water.

    2.47 miles away

  2. Photograph of Pabbay from Reef Beach © David Wilson

    In The Chessmen, Uig Gala day is…

    2.56 miles away
  3. Tall, slim stems with pale blue flowers

    3.21 miles away
  4. A low growing plant with small white 2 lobed flowers. Found on improved agricultural land…

    3.34 miles away
  5. A broch is an iron-aged drystone hollow-walled structure found only in Scotland. Dun…

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

    3.41 miles away
  7. This is the best preserved and most visited broch in the Outer Hebrides. It occupies a…

    3.45 miles away
  8. New gallery and studio open from June 2023. Open by appoinment most of the time. Closed…

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

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

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

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

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

    4.16 miles away
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