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Area: 0.32 hectares.

Description and Reasons for Notification:

The notified site consists of locations adjoining Plymbridge Lane and Estover Road, in the Derriford and Estover Districts of Plymouth respectively, which support the only known wild populations of Plymouth pear Pyrus cordata, a species afforded special protection under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, 1981. 

In each of the locations Plymouth Pear occurs with other woody species such as ash Fraxinus excelsiorblackthorn Prunus spinosa and holly Ilex aquifolium in a length of Devon hedge.