Category Archives: Botany
I was quite surprised to realise today is five years since my first post on this blog. It’s been an interesting journey. Advertisements
How many non-native species do you think there are in the UK? Ten? Fifty? A few hundred? Keep going upwards…
There’s an unfortunate sense of the month petering out at the moment with the weather minimising chances for anything special to close it out.
With the rain continuing to fall I was wondering what I could write about today. Surely not another wildfowl photo?
Day 26 is really a second part to Day 25, coming from the first ever Local Nature Reserve, established in 1952. Aberlady Bay.
The bible says “Seek and ye shall find” (Matthew 7:7). But there’s another old adage that if you want to find something, simply stop looking. So which is true? Let’s find out…
With little time and no moments of good fortune to fall back on, it’s a quick one today.
There is a small wildflower meadow a minute outside my office, but I never go and walk in it. I’m always drawn to the lake. For Day 19, I changed that.
30 Days Wild is about moments of wildness, be they small or large. I’ve had some pretty good ones over the three years this has run. But Day 17 presented one of my all-time best…
I set out on Day 16 to find Bee Orchids. All I found was bees. Lots of bees.