Saturday, July 12, 2008

More photographs from last Tuesday

The white vetches are widespread at the moment, but are particularly dense in the waters in the field to the side of Stave Hill.

The only wild roses still in flower are the bramble roses, whose blackberries are very slowly beginning to change from green to red.


Wood vetch ?
Vicia sylvatica
Fagaceae or Leguminosae

Wild carrot
Daucus carota
Apiaceae or Umbelliferae

A rich source of vitamin C, its oil is an ingredient of many anti-wrinkle creams

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