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Truro Drive open space wildflower meadow

Truro Drive open spaceThe wildflower meadow at Truro Drive Open Space can be seen either side of the path running through the site.

Species include:

  • Knapweed
  • Ragwort
  • Red bartsia
  • Eyebright
  • Yellow rattle

Red bartsia, eyebright and yellow rattle are parasitic on grass so they help our wildflowers to thrive!

Butterfly species spotted include:

  • Gatekeeper
  • Speckled wood
  • Small copper
  • Common blue

We've also spotted bees and grasshoppers.