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Return of the ladybird - hopefully

The first ladybird caterpillar larva was spotted in the poly tunnel that will host the peppers last week.

Go Local Food likes ladybirds as they control aphids – they are free, no chemicals involved and totally organic! 28 more words

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How could I overlook all these ladybirds. Maybe I was too focused on the flowers. Ironically my Bing search engine this morning had an awful photo of a ladybird, so I shall set out later hoping to capture one of these. 77 more words



There’s more to ladybirds than red ones with a few black spots.  These last couple of weeks I have, among other things, seen several of their tribe.  330 more words



The ladybirds are busy! I don’t think though that these guys are the ladybirds that really belong here. I have a feeling that these are relative newcomers called harlequin ladybirds. 96 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Admiration

Weekly Photo Challenge: Admiration

This week Krista has asked us to depict something or someone we admire. I admire every single member of my family and all my amazing friends, so I don’t want to single any of them out! 418 more words


Redwood Valley Yurts: Day 3

When we got back from Ludlow the sun was shining. Osian modelling his new wellies:

Osian and Eleri spent ages just playing in the field, and looking at ladybirds: 22 more words