Hermaness, Noss and the Keen of Hamar Nature Reserves
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Edmonston’s Chickweed is only found on the Island of Unst in the Shetland Islands where you can find the Keen of Hamar Nature Reserve.
It’s latin name is (Cerastium nigrescans). Other interesting coastal species are the Oyster Plant and Scots Lovage.
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