Winter sunshine

“The sun has got his hat on Hip – hip – hip – hoo – ray!” in the words of the Noel Gay song from Me and My Girl. After days of overcast gloominess where we were putting the lights on a 2.00 o’clock in the afternoon a sunny day raises the spirits. In my garden…

The wild rose and wild sweetpea


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Two more plants seen on my wildflower meadow walk were the wild rose and the wild sweetpea.

Can you name these wildflowers?


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In my earlier posts about my wildflower meadow walk I posted my pictures of buttercups, daisies, dandelion clocks and the may tree. I took pictures of other plants that I don’t know the names of. If you recognise any of them perhaps you could help me out by telling me in a comment to this…

A wildflower meadow walk – dandelion clocks


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This is part two of my wildflower meadow walk. Yesterday I posted my buttercup and daisy pictures, today it is dandelion clocks. It is said that you can tell the time by blowing on the clocks. The number of puffs it takes to remove all of the seed pods is the time of day.  It is unlikely…

A wildflower meadow walk – buttercups and daisies


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Sunday was a beautiful sunny day with not a cloud in the sky. I decided to go for a walk in the local meadows and take some pictures of the wildflowers. Today I am going to show you my buttercups and daisies. I will post some more wildflower pictures tomorrow.