A photo blog recording an English wood

'Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own …' Charles Dickens

Tawny Owl #birds

 

 

Birds, Tawny Owl, January 2018

 

Strix aluco, provisional identification. (more…)

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Signs of renewal #trees

 

 

Trees, Hazel, December 2017

 

Hazel catkins, Corylus avellana. (more…)

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And the water flows … # nature

 

 

Nature, ditch, December 2017

 

After the heavy rains, the ditch is brimming. (more…)

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Ivy #plants

 

 

Plants, Ivy, December 2017

 

Hedera helix. (more…)

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‘Winter uses all the blues’ #nature

 

 

Trees, Nature, December 2017

 

From ‘Blue Winter’ by Robert Francis. (more…)

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‘Earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone’ #nature

 

 

Flowers, thistle, frost, December 2017

 

A gloriously cold day of blue skies and white frosts. (more…)

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Happy New Year! #nature

 

 

Nature, trees, December 2017

 

May the sun shine for you in 2018. (more…)

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The pond #nature

 

 

Nature, pond, December 2017

 

Looking south west. (more…)

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Winter beauty #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Thistle, December 2017

 

Happy Christmas! (more…)

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Butter Waxcap #fungi

 

 

Fungi, unidentified, December 2017

 

Hygrocybe ceracea. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Oak #trees

 

 

Trees, Oak, December 2017

 

Quercus robur. (more…)

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Buzzard #birds

Birds, Buzzard, December 2017

 

Disturbed a Buzzard, sitting on a low branch, as I came into the copse. (more…)

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