ⓘ Pasture and Asplin Woods is a 40.9 hectares biological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Belton in Leicestershire. These ancient woods on poorly drain ..

                                     

ⓘ Pasture and Asplin Woods

Pasture and Asplin Woods is a 40.9 hectares biological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Belton in Leicestershire.

These ancient woods on poorly drained clay soils are dominated by ash, with a shrub layer of hazel and hawthorn. There are herbs characteristic of ancient woodland, such as wood anemone and sweet woodruff.

The site is private property with no public access.

                                     
  • Woods citation PDF Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 14 November 2017. Designated Sites View: Pasture and Asplin Woods
  • SSSI: Pasture and Asplin Woods Breedon, Leicestershire PDF Natural England. Retrieved 25 November 2011. SSSI: Skeffington and Tilton Woods Leicestershire