Tummel Level II plot - Ground vegetation - 1998

Vegetation coverage (%) of forest floor by herb, tree, shrub, bryophyte and litter layers - Tummel 1998 survey.

Graph showing coverage: Bare ground=0%, Litter=98.0%, Tree layer (>5m)=0%, Shrub layer (2-5m)=0%, Herb layer=2.8%, Bryophytes=2.5%

10x 10 m sub-plot Number of species present Dominant species
Herbaceous plants Trees and shrubs Grasses Sedges Ferns Bryophytes
1 4 Galium palustre,
Viola palustris
(≤5%)
Dicranum majus,
Pleurozium schreberi
(≤5%)
2 1 Hypnum cupressiforme
(≤5%)
3 0
4 0
5 1 Thuidium tamariscinum
(≤5%)
6 1 Thuidium tamariscinum
(≤5%)
7 1 Thuidium tamariscinum
(≤5%)
8 1 Thuidium tamariscinum
(≤5%)
9 0
10 1 Hypnum cupressiforme
(≤5%)

Key to percentage cover:

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