Kelty Level II plot - Ground vegetation - 2004

Vegetation coverage (%) of forest floor by herb, tree, shrub, bryophyte and litter layers - Kelty 2004 survey.

Graph showing coverage: Bare ground=0%, Litter=10%, Tree layer (>5m)=0%, Shrub layer (2-5m)=0%, Herb layer=0.3%, Bryophytes=1.3%

10x 10 m sub-plot Number of species present Dominant species
Herbaceous plants Trees and shrubs Grasses Sedges Ferns Bryophytes
1 2 Mnium hornum,
Hypnum sp.
(≤5%)
2 1 Mnium hornum
(≤5%)
3 1 Mnium hornum
(≤5%)
4 0
5 1 Mnium hornum
(≤5%)
6 0
7 1 Mnium hornum
(≤5%)
8 1 Mnium hornum,
Hypnum sp.
(≤5%)
9 0
10 2 Mnium hornum
(≤5%)

Key to percentage cover:

  • ≤ 5%
  • 6 to 25%
  • 26 to 50%
  • 51 to 75%
  • 76 to 100%