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It’s getting towards autumn – in fact Mrs B observed to me last week that the day and night were at that point of equal length.  753 more words

Gardening Times

Wildlife in the garden, part 2

More August photos. When I let ‘the meadow’ grow, it was interesting to see the flowers that the grasses produced.  Here are just two of them: 594 more words


Anthony J Sargeant took this photograph of butterflies on buddleia

Anthony Sargeant took this photograph in his Shropshire garden on the 7th September 2015. After a very cool summer there has suddenly been a host of butterflies as the buddleia which was very late coming into bloom this year. 25 more words

Anthony J Sargeant

12th August 2015

Comma Butterfly- I’ve covered this wonderful butterfly before but here are some photo’s that show why it got it’s name and how different it’s upper and lower sides are. 155 more words

Garden Wildlife

Another grey, cloudy day on Canford Heath

Tuesday 28th July 2015

I’m beginning to think, “Summer, what summer?”. As you can see from this photo of the heather in bloom, there wasn’t much sun about for Max and my’s walk on Canford Heath today. 154 more words


Getting Sun Burnet At Staines Moor

We took advantage of a lovely sunny day on Sunday 19th July to head out to Staines Moor. Sightings at the moor were almost non-existent on the regular birding sites, but we figured we needed to stretch our lazy legs, and we were also hoping the warm conditions would bring out some insects and day moths. 585 more words