We have had a hog visit in the last few days so we put some food out which it ate and left a calling card or sbs (small black sausage). :smile:...
First Chiffchaff I've seen this winter, maybe an over wintering one as hardly any migrants have arrived yet and would have fresher looking...
It definitely has the markings on the abdomen of a False Widow spider and go into semi dormancy in winter so it wouldn't move much.
The red bracts can stay on the plant until summer but most people, as mentioned, dispose of them by then. It may survive outside from May onwards,...
Peacock sunning itself after feeding on the Daphne.
@Scrungee Nice, I haven't seen one for several years now.Siskins back in the garden again.
Three Brimstones on a walk this morning and another through the garden this afternoon.
I went out and had a look just now and took a pic.
Early rain gave way to a mainly sunny day with light winds, 12c.
I saw a Callistemon sieberi Widdicome Gem in our local garden centre and decided although it may not be much different to the other one I have I...
Not a great deal in flower but a few are standing out.
[ATTACH]Tete a Tete.
[ATTACH]Daphne aureomarginata, attracting the bees....
Happy Birthday FC
I have bought plugs from them for several years and only had a serious problem once, which on sending pics of the poor plant quality, sent a...
Anyone who has an account with Jersey Plants Direct will probably know that they are now Gardening Direct, nothing has changed EXCEPT postage is...
Happy Birthday Jiffy[ATTACH]
Early rain but dry most of the day with late afternoon sun, max 9c.
A rare treat to see a Red Throated Diver on the River Frome in Wareham today, very few over winter around here. Unfortunately they don't look...
Golden Plovers have been moving around due to the cold weather and 20 turned up in a field a mile away, very rare around here and only seen in...
Rain all day but lighter winds.
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