Bartramiaceae

Genus: Breutalia

I usually find these alongside tracks, growing in damp clay soils and in fairly sunny conditions.

Breutaliaelongata409a

Breutalia elongata

This one was quite conspicuous with its gold colouring and orange-red discs on the ends of the shoots.

These discs are the male reproductive organs.

Breutaliapendula156a

Breutalia pendula

This one was also easily recogniseable as a Breutalia with the conspicuous tips of its branches.

Philonotistenuis159a

Genus: Philonotis

Philonotis tenuis

This species is quite easily recognised when bearing capsules.

It is also found growing on exposed sunny banks.

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