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Hedera helix! Ivy habitat and myths

Hedera helix or common/English Ivy, is a much maligned plant! Often blamed for damaging brick work and strangling trees to death, but is this fact or fiction? 632 more words

Wildlife Gardening

In a Vase on Monday: January treasure

Dank. That is the perfect word to describe what it is like outdoors today (yes, in bold). According to the urban dictionary, dank can also mean ‘excellent’ or ‘a general insult’, or a few other things, but I’ll stick with its original meaning of ‘unpleasantly damp and cold’. 450 more words

Hannah & David's Wedding

A rustic bridal bouquet & buttonholes for Hannah & David’s wedding – consisting of Rosa ‘Avalanche’, Berried Hedera Helix and Lavandula.


And The Ivy

Common Ivy (Hedera helix)

Photograph of Common Ivy (Hedera helix), taken December 2016, local wood , Staffordshire. © Pete Hillman 2016. Camera used Nikon D7200, with Sigma 105mm macro lens.

Nature Photography