Category: Snowdrops

Donkey Field - Uphill, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_3044

Uphill Snowdrops

The Donkey Field in village of Uphill on the outskirts of Weston-super-Mare is the first place that snowdrops appear in Somerset – at least as far as I know.  This was confirmed by the...

Churchyard Snowdrops - Blackford, South Somerset, UK. ID 824_8774

Snowdrops of Camelot

We are approaching the arrival of snowdrops.  The earliest snowdrops are already here – such as those in the Donkey Field at Uphill.  But in this post I wanted to focus on the snowdrops...

Snowdrops - Church of St Mary Magdalene, Chewton Mendip, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4299

Chewton Mendip Snowdrops

Chewton Mendip Primroses and catkins in Chewton Mendip are welcoming the arrival of spring. Spring showers add a sparkle to the snowdrops. In the churchyard is a strip of snowdrops. The flowers nestle amongst...

Snowdrops - Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3705

Priddy Snowdrops

Priddy This village sits high up in the Mendip Hills.  It has a church, shop, a pub and a central green and lots of social events.  So it is a really good village! The...

Snowdrops - Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0161

Bishop’s Snowdrops

The Snowdrop Celebrations at the Bishop’s Palace have returned in Wells.  Covering five weekends starting at the end of January this is a chance to see carpets of snowdrops around the palace gardens. First...

Snowdrops - Mells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_8230

Mells Snowdrops

Mells Snowdrops The village of Mells in Somerset is your perfect snowdrop destination.  Whether its pottering around the village or strolling down the historical Wadbury Valley. There are patches of snowdrops all around the...

Snowdrops - Church of St Aldhelm, Doulting, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0430

Doulting Snowdrops

I have been looking out for churchyard snowdrops recently, and I was really pleased to discover these at the Church of St Aldhelm in Doulting. Snowdrops are usually planted, but in locations this like they...

Snowdrops - Nunney Combe, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0762H

Nunney Snowdrops

Nunney is a village in Somerset.  It is most famous for this castle.  That is not surprising is it pretty cool. Normally, I cycle to Nunney and visit the cafe, before facing the route...

Snowdrops - Donkey Field, Uphil, North Somerset, UK. ID 824_9212

Uphill Snowdrops

Very different to the display of snowdrops at Blackford can be found at the Donkey Field in Uphill.  This village sits at the edge at Weston-super-Mare in North Somerset. Here the snowdrops push up...

Snowdrops - Church of St Michael, Blackford, Soith Somerset, UK. ID JB_6725

Blackford Snowdrops

Snowdrops may mark the start of the end of winter, and perhaps that’s is way we love them.  They can be found in the open countryside and woods across Somerset. However, my favourite locations...