Stonesby Quarry

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Owned by Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust, Stonesby Quarry is a small site. Parts have been developed into an important limestone grassland community which is rich in wild flowers and butterflies.

The quarry contains some noteable plant species including pyramidal orchid, autumn gentian, bee orchid, and small scabious. Cowslips, meadow crane's-bill, black and greater knapweed, and toadflax all add to the summer colour and diversity of the site.

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Address: Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust, Brocks Hill Environment Centre, Washbrook Lane, Oadby, Leicestershire, LE2 5JJ, UK
Phone: +44 116 272 0444
Email: info@lrwt.org.uk
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