Fertility and Frostkist; Historic Snowdrop Hunt, Vertigo and The Charge of The Light Brigade.


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Fiona often reminds me of the danger of using the word “never” when referring to natural events. No sooner had I written that I’d never seen bumblebees visit snowdrop flowers in our garden, than I spotted one determined to prove me … Continue reading

Ice Spike Revisited; and the Welsh Historic Snowdrop Hunt.


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After the excitement, for me, and the interest from readers in the ice spike featured in my previous post, I thought I’d write a little more about these unusual natural phenomena. Ice spikes, or my earlier ice vase, below, from … Continue reading