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Linford and Rockford

Monday, May 30th, 2011

A pleasant morning around the heathland behind Little Linford Inclosure and Pinnick Wood and a misty afternoon walk over Rockford Common.

Alstroemeria at home

A lovely person bought me some flowers, beautiful Alstroemerias that light up in the sunshine through the window.

Sundew

A sundew – one of our few native carnivorous plants in the UK.

Sundew closeup

The sundew – a bit closer in.

Below Marrowbones Hill, a foal tries to greet Harry

Below Marrowbones Hill, a foal tries to greet Harry, but Harry is far more interested in the scents around the heather.

Common Spotted Orchid

The Common Spotted Orchid abounds on the Forest at the moment.

At Akercome Bottom, a little foal has lost his legs

At Akercome Bottom, a little foal has lost his legs.

Ah, there they are!

Ah, there they are!

Heather coming into bloom with birch trees behind

At Rockford, Heather coming into bloom with birch trees behind.

Misty now, looking from the edge of Rockford Common over to Whitefield Plantation on Ibsley Common

Misty now, looking from the edge of Rockford Common over to Whitefield Plantation on Ibsley Common.

Zooming out to take in most of Ibsley Common

Zooming out to take in most of Ibsley Common.

A diamond encrusted spiders web

A diamond encrusted spiders web.


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