Tagged: Buttercups

Spring Morning - Longwood, Somerset, UK. ID 825_0621H

Colours of May

This summer has been so busy.  So I have decided the only way to catch up is to write a single post for the whole of May. The Colours of May Spring is a...

Babcary Meadows - Somerset, UK. ID 822_0660

Babcary Meadows

I visited Babcary a few weeks ago.  Back then in April the hay meadows were still waiting for spring to arrive.  Today I returned to the meadows to see if things had progressed. The...

Perry Mead

Perry Mead is a Somerset Wildlife Trust nature reserve in the heart of the Somerset.   This neutral grassland sits on the north side of Perry Hill stretching down to the meandering River Cary near Perrys...

Glastonbury Tor in the morning mist

Queens Sedge Moor

I visited Queens Sedge Moor several times during to day to capture the changing colours and moods.  This moor lies between Wells and Glastonbury on the edge of the Somerset Levels in the UK....

The White and Green Flag of Uphill

Uphill Nature Reserve

Today I returned to Uphill nature reserve as I had heard that it was golden with buttercups. The weather was dull and grey but there sure was a lot of buttercups. This may help...

Godney Moor, Somerset

Spring Moors

A few more pictures of moors on the Somerset Levels. Photographed on my way home – cows and buttercups in spring.

Spring meadow at Westbury-sub-Mendip, Somerset


Westbury-sub-Mendip is a village on the south facing slopes of the Mendip Hills Wells and Cheddar.    This spring the fields above the village are covered in bright yellow buttercups.

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Pilton Hill

Driving home I saw a bright yellow field on the hill above North Wootton. I drove towards it hoping I could park somewhere close and find a footpath to the field. As it turned out the...



Today I went to the Somerset Wildlife Trust reserve of Whitefield for the first time.  Like Perry Mead and Babcary, I sometimes pass this reserve during my cycle back from work across South Somerset. Whitefield...