Skip to main content Skip to accessibility
This website is not compatible with your web browser. You should install a newer browser. If you live in Jersey and need help upgrading call the States of Jersey web team on 440099.
Government of Jerseygov.je

Information and public services for the Island of Jersey

L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

  • Choose the service you want to log in to:

  • gov.je

    Update your notification preferences

  • one.gov.je

    Access government services

  • CAESAR

    Clear goods through customs or claim relief

  • Talentlink

    View or update your States of Jersey job application

Protected plants

The protected plants are as follows:

maidenhair fern cyperus sedge lizard orchid bee orchid
agrimony  whorled caraway toadflax-leaved St John's wort early-purple orchid
fragrant agrimony yellow centaury spotted cat's-ear orange bird's-foot 
round-headed leek brown galingale  sharp-leaved fluellen  greater broomrape
Jersey (loose-flowered) orchid common spotted-orchid motherwort hoary plantain 
green-winged orchid  early marsh-orchid  Alderney sea-lavender cowslip 
pyramidal orchid  heath spotted-orchid  common sea-lavender  Jersey buttercup 
chaffweed  southern marsh-orchid  heath wood-rush  thread-leaved water-crowfoot
Jersey fern  Jersey pink  great wood-rush  wild mignonette
wild celery  round-leaved sundew yellow pimpernel   yellow-rattle
wild asparagus  six-stamened waterwort grass-poly  shore dock 
lesser water-plantain  common cottongrass  sea stock  glasswort 
green-ribbed sedge  sea spurge  fine-leaved sandwort  autumn lady's-tresses 
grey sedge  longleaf   Jersey forget-me-not  devil's bit scabious 
star sedge  Jersey cudweed  mat-grass  strawberry clover 
long-headed clover  blue water-speedwell  marsh speedwell  yellow-vetch 
heath dog-violet  horned pondweed     

 

Pictures of these plants and brief notes on where they are known to grow is available in a booklet, available to download below. 

Protected plants in Jersey booklet
Conservation of Wildlife (Protected Plants) (Jersey) Order 2009 on Jersey Law website

Back to top
rating button