Plant key references and further reading

The following references were used in the compilation of this key. They are also useful for further reading - particularly the floral keys by Webb and Rose.


Hubbard CE (1984). Grasses: A guide to their structure, identification, uses, and distribution in the British Isles. New edition, revised by JCE Hubbard. Penguin Books, London.

Jermy AC, AO Chater and RW David (1982). Sedges of the British Isles. BSBI Handbook No. 1. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London.

Merryweather J and M Hill (1992). The fern guide: An introductory guide to the ferns, clubmosses, quillworts and horsetails of the British Isles. Field Studies 8. p101-188.

Phillips R (1980). Grasses, ferns, mosses and lichens of Great Britain and Ireland. Macmillan Publishers Ltd., London.

Rich TCG and AC Jermy (1998). Plant crib 1998. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London.

Rose F (1981). The wild flower key: British Isles – NW Europe. Frederick Warne, Penguin Group, London.

Webb DA, J Parnell and D Doogue (1996). An Irish flora. Dundalgan Press (W. Tempest) Ltd., Dundalk.

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