Winter - Key Species

Due to its latitude and the warming effects of the Gulf Stream Dumfries and Galloway has, arguably, the widest range of flora and fauna in the UK and quite possibly well beyond.

The list below shows you what species are around, or at their best during Winter (Dec - Feb) in Dumfries and Galloway.


Go to the excellent resource at for more information on the above species.



  • Juniper

For far more detailed records and information of the fantastic natural range we have here is available from and more detailed information on the species we have here can be found elsewhere on the internet or through written media.