Tagged: Wood Anemones

Swell Wood in Spring - Swell, Somerset, UK. ID 810_7812

Get ready for April

Despite the endless rain of this March and the flooding across the Somerset Levels.  We have been promised that spring is on its way. Spring is may peoples favourite season as flowers and butterflies...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3198

Awakening Stars

Early morning before sunrise at Park Wood near Wells in Somerset.  A pair of roe deer tip-toe around the edge of the woodland nibbling at the long grass.  This was as close as I...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2239

Wood Anemones

It must be true that the sight of spring flowers bring joy to everyone.  Well not everywhere has seasons like we have in the UK.  So it is probably not true for everyone.  But...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Somerset, UK. ID 810_3868

Wood Anemonies of Park Wood

Park Wood on the outskirts of Wells in Somerset is one of my favourite spring time locations.  Each year a million little stars bring joy to the woodland floor. A carpet of flowers covers...

Wild Garlic - Round Wood, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_1705

Milton Hill

I recently made a few visits to Wattles Hill near Wookey Hole in Somerset.  Around that hill are several woods, but I had no idea what the names of those woods were, or even...

Wattles Hill - Wookey Hole, Somerset, UK. ID JB_6474

Wattles Hill

Cowslips on Wattles Hills in early April. Finding these flowers in beautiful low sunlight was the first hint that Wattles Hill was something special. Wattles Hill This unassuming low hill below the much higher...

Speckled Wood - St Andrews, Curry Rivel, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3772

Curry Rivel

Following a brief visit to RSPB Swell Wood nature reserve I could not resist checking out the church in the village of Curry Rivel.  I discovered that it was looked amazing at the this...

Duncliffe Wood - Dorset, UK. ID IMG_9167

Duncliffe Wood

A bank holiday trip over the border of Somerset to Duncliffe Wood in North Dorset. Spring Morning Early spring morning in an ancient magical bluebell wood. You know that you got up early when...

Wood Anemones in Biddle Combe

Biddle Combe in Spring

On a beautiful spring day I headed up Biddle Combe on the edge of Wells in Somerset.  After recent bad weather there was plenty of water in the stream.  This sudden change in weather has...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8588

Spring!

I have been away for a couple of weeks walking in the national parks of Utah.  When I left the UK was still suffering from a long hard winter.  On my return the sun...