Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Mugwort - Artemisia vulgaris

Mugwort - Artemisia vulgaris
Native - Flowers July - Sept, aromatic perennial, grows up to 1.5m find it  all over the place but not a problem. 





Saturday, July 23, 2016

Bread Wheat - Triticum aestivum

Bread Wheat - Triticum aestivum

Usually find this near bird feeders - 



Thursday, July 21, 2016

Cleaver - Galium aparine

Cleaver - Galium aparine
Lots of different names for this one mainly to do with the sticky way it clings to most things.
 Also one that has been used as a medicinal & food plant in the past.
These are the seeds and you can see how they spread so easily.


Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Mock-orange - Philadelphus coronarius

Mock-orange - Philadelphus coronarius
There use to be cottages in this area, it's a beautiful reminder of the love that must have gone into the garden. 




Garden Privet - Ligustrum ovalifolium

Garden Privet  - Ligustrum ovalifolium
A popular hedge in our village


The Hoverfly was enjoying the sunshine.