Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall

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Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall
Site of Special Scientific Interest
Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall.jpg
Area of SearchNorfolk
Grid referenceTG 041 122[1]
InterestBiological
Area2.3 hectares (5.7 acres)[1]
Notification1994[1]
Location mapMagic Map

Rosie Curston's Meadow is a 2.3-hectare (5.7-acre) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Mattishall in Norfolk.[1][2]

This unimproved calcareous clay meadow is managed by cattle grazing. It has over sixty grass species and a rich variety of herbs, including green-winged orchid, adder's tongue, bee orchid, twayblade and yellow rattle.[3]

The site is private land with no public access.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Designated Sites View: Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall". Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Map of Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall". Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Rosie Curston's Meadow, Mattishall citation" (PDF). Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 23 October 2018.

Coordinates: 52°40′08″N 1°01′01″E / 52.669°N 1.017°E / 52.669; 1.017