Where to start? Spotted orchids is a good place. Here is some of the variety on show (the second is my favourite):

As well as those Olivier found a solitary bee orchid just outside the reserve under shade. It had an oddly coloured flower.

Mignonette:

Restharrow:

Wild Thyme:

A huge patch of betony:

Burnet Saxifrage:

Rockrose:

Viper’s Bugloss:

Wood sage:

Sawwort:

Unidentified fungus (suggestions welcome):

Hoary plantain:

Harebell:

Ladies Bedstraw:

Common Centaury:

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