Monday, 7 October 2013

Still in flower 6th October

There are still quite a few of our wildflowers in flower. I walked from Inganess up the Wideford Burn yesterday (6th) and the walk was brightened by the following:
Water Forget-me-not, Pink Purslane, Red Campion, Marsh Woundwort, Marsh Ragwort, Daisy, Dandelion, Water-cress, Creeping Buttercup, Creeping Thistle, Bush Vetch, Bell Heather, Tormentil, Catsear, Devil's-bit Scabious, Foxglove, Perennial Sowthistle, Hogweed. Birds included bramblings, Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Grey Wagtail and Buzzard.

Here are a few of the images from yesterday:

Pink Purslane


Bush Vetch

Devil's-bit Scabious

Marsh Ragwort



Red Campion


Bell Heather

Marsh Woundwort

                                                               Water Forget-me-not