Alchemilla filicaulis subsp. vestita

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaeAlchemillaAlchemilla filicaulis subsp. vestita


The habitats of this perennial apomict include rough pasture, grassy hill-slopes, banks and mountain flushes, woodland borders and rides, and roadside verges; it is also locally found on superficial clay-with-flints on chalk downs. 0?915 m (Ben Lui, Mid Perth).



World Distribution

European Boreal-montane element; also in N. America.

Distribution information

JNCC Designations


PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.