A photo blog recording an English wood

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

Black Bryony #plants

 

 

Plants, Black Bryony, October 2017

 

Tamus communis. (more…)

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Fairy Inkcap #fungi

 

 

Fungi, Fairy Inkcap, provisional identification, October 2017

 

Coprinellus disseminatus. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Managing the rides #nature

 

 

Woodland management, rides, October 2017

 

The annual flailing. (more…)

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Hint of autumn (3/4) #trees

 

 

Trees, Hawthorn, October 2017

 

Hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna. (more…)

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Brick Tuft #fungi

 

 

Fungus, Brick Tuft, provisional identification, October 2017

 

Possibly Hypholoma lateritium. Provisional identification. (more…)

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‘Through ferns with moisture dripping …’

 

 

Plants, fern, unidentified, October 2017

 

From ‘The Blue Mountains‘ by Henry Lawson. (more…)

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Hint of autumn (2/4) #trees

 

 

Trees, Field Maple, October 2017

 

Field Maple. Acer campestre. (more…)

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Neighbour #animals

 

 

Animals, Aberdeen Angus, October 2017

 

One of a herd of Aberdeen Angus in a field adjacent to the copse. (more…)

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‘What song is in the sap of this brave oak-tree …’ #trees

 

Trees, Oak, October 2017

 

From ‘April in September‘ by Katharine Lee Bates. (more…)

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Stump Puffball #fungi

 

 

Fungi, Stump Puffball, provisional identification, October 2017

 

Stump Puffball, Lycoperdon pyriforme. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Hint of autumn (1/4) #trees

 

 

Trees, Spindle, October 2017

 

Spindle, Euonymus europaea. (more…)

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‘When he called the flowers, so blue and golden …’ #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Common Dog-violet, October 2017

 

A line from ‘Flowers‘ by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. (more…)

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