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Signs of Spring III

Signs of Spring III © Lynn Wiles 2015
Every year around mid-March, I go to a certain place to see if the pussy willows are out and if they are, then I am convinced that spring is just around the corner. 34 more words

Photography

Lambs, a puppy and buzzards at Upton Country Park

Wednesday 18th March 2015

There was a spring-like feel to the air today. Although we still have a bit of a chilly wind the sky was blue and the sun was shining, so I decided to take Max to Upton Country Park. 438 more words

Walks

Pussy willow and friends in flower

There is something quite special about finding pussy willow in March. It’s another signal that spring is here but it is  almost a surprise to find it as it is not as showy or common as the other indicators such as primroses or daffodils… 51 more words

Willow

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Salix discolor- commonly known as Pussy Willow and a sure sign that spring is on its way

 in England this shrub is known as Goat Willow

Nature

This is Not Our Planet

Imagine if this pussy willow…

… was your world …

…and not just yours …

… but a world of many creatures …

… namely a wasp… 86 more words

Beauty

Early, early spring

On Friday, skunk cabbage and witch hazel were in bloom at the Thielke Arboretum in Glen Rock, and pussy willow buds were swelling. This is only slightly behind where we were at the same time last year; thirty or forty years ago, this would have seemed like a normal or slightly early spring, but nowadays it seems very late. 95 more words

Nature