Summer scenes in Clippesby

A random collection epitomizing the months of Summer & early Autumn

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Am-Currant-for-web
Am-Currant-for-web
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White-button-chrysanthemum
White-button-chrysanthemum
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Purple-and-green
Purple-and-green
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Peacock-butterfly
Peacock-butterfly
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Hedgerow-honeysuckle
Hedgerow-honeysuckle
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Cowparsley-path
Cowparsley-path
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Oxford Ragwort
Oxford Ragwort
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Lunch-al-fresco
Lunch-al-fresco
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photo: David Applegate

Hedgehog rescue

Puzzle corner ~ what are these?

Hedgehog-rescue-1
Hedgehog-rescue-1
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Hedgehog-rescue-2
Hedgehog-rescue-2
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Hedgehog-rescue-3
Hedgehog-rescue-3
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2014-09-18-Blushing-Bracket
2014-09-18-Blushing-Bracket
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beloved of bees & other pollen-loving insects
beloved of bees & other pollen-loving insects
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Bluebell-seadhead
Bluebell-seadhead
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Hogweed-seedhead
Hogweed-seedhead
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Young-burdock
Young-burdock
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Wild flower meadow (1)

The flowers were nearly over by the time this was recorded, (Summer 2013) but happily they have all come through again.

Wild flower meadow (2)

Update July 2015

 

The meadow has run riot ~ the grass is shoulder high and impenetrable, dashing all hopes that the tiny flowers would proliferate.  As far as it is possible to see, only the tallest wildflowers have survived.