Category Archives: mushrooms

Continuing our walk-about in Florence ..

  Plaque shows the level of the high water line from the devastating floods of November 1966.  I remember my Mum and Dad went to Europe in 1967 and took photos of water marks still visible and I think, if … Continue reading

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Are there fairies in the garden? …

   … fluttering between the tiny flowers … … or sheltering under large mushrooms …  … which grow as flat as a fresh baked cookie … … and round like yummy pie …  (self pastry milk tart!) Are there fairies in the garden ? … where flowers look … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners : 10 – 16 Jan

We’ve had a bit of rain this week …. some areas have had more than others ( my son phoned me this morning and said they’ve had heavy rain every day this week and their garden is flooded) … but … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners : 11 – 17 Jan

Hoepoe … …. this was the closest I could get (with zoom) as he was hopping about pecking at grubs and bugs and just wouldn’t stay still for me!! Inconsiderate birdie! My ol’ faithfuls … ….. including my really really … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners 16 – 22 Nov

Managed to photograph this tiny mushroom before the lawn got mowed !!Sorry …. fairies !! Got him !!! There are two crows that have been flying around the neighbourhood and always settle on the uppermost reaches of the trees and … Continue reading

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Puffballs and pearls .. and Samuel

Look what popped up in my garden! We usually get the normal sort .. tiny little brown things .. which I am not sure if they are poisonous or not, but Bradley has stricked instructions ‘not to touch’ and now … Continue reading

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