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Snowdon Lily (Lloydia Serotina) – Britain’s rarest plant

Snowdon Lily

The Snowdon Lily is Britain’s rarest plant and is found in only five locations; all of which are in Snowdonia. An ice age relic, the plant’s survival is threatened by climate change and there are believed to be less than 100 bulbs remaining. The Lily’s future is now so acute that plans are being considered to introduce the plant to sites in Scotland before it becomes extinct from our shores.

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