Meet the Asterids

The largest group of flowering plants, covering about a third of all such species.

Order: Asterales

Jacobaea vulgaris

Common Ragwort

Family: Asteracaea

Leucanthemum vulgare

Oxeye Daisy

Family: Asteracaea

Senecio vulgaris

Groundsel

Family: Asteracaea

Sonchus oleraceus

Rough Sow-Thistle

Family: Asteracaea

Taraxacum officinale

Dandelion

Family: Asteracaea

Order: Boraginales

Myosotis spp

Forget-me-not

Family: Boraginaceae

Pentaglottis sempervirens

Green Alkanet

Family: Boraginaceae

Order: Dispsacales

Centranthus ruber

Red Valerian

Family: Caprifolioaceae

Lonicera periclymenum

Honeysuckle

Family: Caprifolioaceae

Order: Ericales

Anagallis arvensis

Scarlet pimpernel

Family: Primulaceae

Primula vulgaris

Common Primrose

Family: Primulaceae

Order: Gentianales

Galium aparine

Cleavers

Family: Rubiaceae

Order: Lamiales

Lamium album

White Dead Nettle

Family: Lamiaceae

Prunella vulgaris

Self-heal

Family: Lamiaceae

Rhinanthus minor

Yellow Rattle

Family: Orobanchaceae

Buddleja spp

Buddleia spp

Family: Scrophulariacea

Order: Solanales

Calystegia silvatica

Large Bindweed

Family: Convolvulaceae