References and links
The following are probably the most significant publications relevant to the flora of our county.
Anderson, P. & Shimwell, D. 1981. Wild flowers and other plants of the Peak District. Moorland. Ashbourne.
Clapham, A.R. ed. 1969. Flora of Derbyshire, County Borough of Derby. Derby.
Elkington, T.T. & Willmot, A. (eds.). 1996. Endangered wildlife in Derbyshire. Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, Derby.
Elkington, T.T. (ed.). 1986. The Nature of Derbyshire. Barracuda Books. Buckingham.
Hollick, K.M. & Patrick, S. 1980, Supplement to the Flora of Derbyshire. Derby City Council. Derby.
Linton, W.R. 1903. Flora of Derbyshire, Bemrose & Sons. London.
Moyes, N.J. & Willmot, A. 2002. A checklist of the plants of Derbyshire. Derby Museum. Derby.
Moyes, N.J. & Willmot, A. 2007. An update to the checklist of the plants of Derbyshire. Derby Museum. Derby.
Moyes, N.J. & Willmot, A. 2009. Red Data List of Derbyshire’s Vascular Plants. Derby Museum. Derby.
Painter, W.H. 1889. A contribution to the flora of Derbyshire. George Bell & Sons. London.
Painter, W.H. 1902. A supplement to a contribution to the flora of Derbyshire. Chorley & Pickersgill. Leeds.
Preston, C.D., Pearman, D.A. & Dines, T.D. 2002. New atlas of the British and Irish flora. Oxford University Press. Oxford.
Shaw, M. ed. 1988. A flora of the Sheffield area. Sorby Natural History Society. Sheffield.
Stace, C.A. 1997. New flora of the British Isles. 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.
Stace, C.A., Ellis, R.G., Kent, D.H. & McCosh, D.J. 2003. Vice-county census catalogue of the vascular plants of Great Britain. BSBI. London.
2002 Checklist to the plants of Derbyshire
2007 Update to the checklist of the plants of Derbyshire
2009 Red Data List of Derbyshire's Vascular Plants
You can obtain a hard copy of the 2002 Plant Checklist and its 2007 update by sending a cheque for £2.50
(postage included) payable to the "Derbyshire Flora Committee". The 2009 Red Data List can be provided
at a cost of £7.50 inc p p). Send cheques to:
The Natural Sciences Department,
Derby Museum & Art Gallery,
Derby DE1 1BS
BSBI (Botanical Society of the British Isles) Home page
BSBI Atlas Update Page – map a plant for the UK
National Grid Map Reference system – an explanation and demonstration
English Nature - explanation of Natural Areas
Vice-county Census Catalogue (BSBI) – from which UK vice-counties is a plant known?
Herbaria United - convert an Ordnance Survey grid reference to vice-county number
The Vascular Plant Red Data List for Great Britain