The reserve also boasts probably the largest numbers of the parasitic knapweed broomrape anywhere in the county.
Ragwort and fungi: Host to the common broomrape and 14 species of fungi.
We continued on through the observatory to the cemetery (with a spectacular rainbow) to see the ivy broomrape.
Also look for the brownish flower spikes of knapweed broomrape, and common dodder with its long red tendrils.
knapweed broomrape anywhere in the county.