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This is what it's all about

The sun was shining and I was out on the coastal path and not at my desk – just what Wednesdays off should be. St Andrews to Kingsbarns, which puts the sun in your eyes but gets the hard bit done first. 363 more words

Coastal Path

Bio-control of Himalayan balsam

After eight years of research in quarantine, field trials are currently underway on the introduction into the UK of a biological control agent of Himalayan balsam ( 190 more words

Ecology & Biodiversity

Himalayan balsam - time to knock off the policeman's helmet?

Many of our riverbanks on Dartmoor are lined with a pink flowering plant – the Himalyan balsam. The flowers give off a very strong scent and are very attractive to bees. 123 more words

Late Balsam.

Sunrise: 06.46 Sunset: 07.20

Himalayan balsam is by far the most numerous bloom attracting our nectar and pollen gathering insects at this time of year..

Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve