Saturday Aug. 21st 2010
We just walked up one of our local moorland valleys on Thursday to see if the Grass of Parnassus was in bloom, but we only found one flower that had opened. It's going to be 2 weeks later than last year before the colony of several hundred plants are at their best, this is probably because of the cool coditions and the lack of sunshine over the last few weeks.
wild flowers we have in the British Isles
Now for the "never seen before bit".... growing on the stems of some rushes a strange type of fungus encasing the stems near the base of the rushes., it was quite hard to the touch not slimy as I would have expected. As anybody out there got the answer to my query?
floating sea snail ~ 03/29/12 ~ Coast Guard Pier - a floating sea snail *Carinaria japonica* (aka *Carinaria **cristata** japonica*) for more information posted 05/12/12 - It's thanks to Neil's (one who has...
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