Date(s) - 15/10/2017 - 31/10/2027
Auchalton Meadow SWT nature reserve
This orchid-rich grassland is on the site of 19th Century lime workings. Kilns, spoil mounds, tracks and a small quarry can still be seen. Orchids, including fragrant orchid and greater butterfly orchid, thrive in these impoverished soils.
- Orchids and other wildflowers
- Butterflies and other insects
- Rural history and archaeology
Best time to visit?
- Jun – Jul for orchids
- Summer for plants and insects
- Winter for archaeology
To plan your visit or for opening times, please visit https://scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/reserve/auchalton-meadow/