Coastal green with sheep, Coastal green plants and wildlife

COASTAL GREENS -click on an icon to find the plant or bird

Coastal greens are often heavily grazed and support a lot of low - growing plant life including the rare Yellow Pale Maiden (protected), Sea Cabbage, Prickly Burr, and unusual Berry Lobelia.
sea cabbage Sea cabbage Senecio candidans yellow pale maiden Yellow Pale Maiden Sisyrinchium chilense
wild celery Wild Celery Apium australe berry lobelia Berry lobelia Pratia repens
dusty miller Dusty Miller Primrose Primula magellanica short rush Short rush Rostkovia magellanica
button weed Buttonweed Leptinella scariosa    

Birds that might be seen on coastal greens:

gentoo penguins Gentoo Penguin Pygocelis papua magellanic penguins Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus
king penguins King Penguin Aptenodytes p. patagonica ruddy headed geese Ruddy-headed Goose Chloephaga rubidceps
upland geese Upland Goose Chloephaga picta ashy headed goose Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala
black throated finch Black-throated Finch- Melanodera melanodera    

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