Monthly Archives: March 2012

Gorse Blooms.

31st March 2012:  The gorse blooms are very strong at the moment and they attract me as well as the bees.

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Oregon-grape

31st March 2012:  These are the emerging flowers of an Oregon-grape plant.

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Goat Willow catkin.

31st March 2012:  This is the male catkin of a Goat Willow.

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Cherry Blossom.

31st March 2012:  Cherry blossom, I think.

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Himalayan Balsam.

29th Marsh 2012: This innocuous looking baby plant, measuring 2″ across and 1″ high, is Himalayan Balsam. It will grow to a height of 7 – 8 feet along the south banks of Hoo Brook and the River Stour. It won’t … Continue reading

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My first Hoo Wood daisy.

29th March 2012: This is the first daisy I have seen in Hoo Wood this year.

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Common Dog-violet.

29th March 2012: A Common Dog-violet opened its petals when I wasn’t looking.

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