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Unloved - Le mal-aimé by gecau

Gorse, Argelas, argeras.
L’Ajonc de Provence ou Ajonc à petites fleurs (Ulex parviflorus Pourr.) est une espèce qui fait partie des plantes méditerranéennes dont la floraison est la plus précoce. 53 more words


Nice to see you girls

This being our first year as beekeepers, I entered winter with some trepidation.  We were told that during the four to five months of winter the queen bees stop laying eggs and the bees stay mostly in their hives in a tight bunch to stay warm and economise their precious stock of honey. 202 more words


Scent | Samphire by Laboratory Perfumes

I noticed a couple months ago that Anthropologie has really expanded its in-store perfume selection–and taken it a little more upscale. Of course I had to sniff my way through the new offerings. 233 more words


Making Homes for Butterflies

from Nigel Spring –

Since 2012 a team of volunteers and contractors working through EuCAN Community Interest Company and Butterfly Conservation has been working on the chalk downland sites between Lyons Gate and Godmanstone to remove the invading bushes and trees that are threatening to destroy the last vestiges of this incredibly biodiverse habitat in this area of Dorset. 231 more words

Winter: December To February

Scanned Hasselblad 120mm film negative taken during December.


Out Of The Dark

On another unseasonably mild day, I wandered around the garden with my camera, picking




viburnum rhytidophyllum,


and bergenia.

This afternoon we drove through the forest to Burley. 290 more words