Spring views around North Pond. (4 images)

Sunrise: 06.07     Sunset: 06.24

The marsh is showing signs of greening-up.

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Standing in the north end of the swamp, looking south down the northern end of the North Pond Chain.

 

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Looking north into the swamp.

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Looking east from the swamp towards the Lagoon Field and Hoo Wood.

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Looking west from the swamp towards the river pasture, the River Stour and the Worcestershire and Staffordshire Canal.

 

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Gorse Blooms. (2 images)

Sunrise: 06.17    Sunset: 06.17






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A second periwinkle has bloomed today. 

Sunrise: 06.17    Sunset: 06.17



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Flowering Currant Bloom. 

Sunrise: 06.35    Sunset: 06.03 



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Himalayan Balsam. 

Sunrise: 06.21   Sunset: 06.14

One of the first spring plants to push aboveground and one of the last to dieback.  



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What do you reckon, Mall? You up for it?

Sunrise: 06.30  Sunset: 06.07


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How Brown is Hoo Brook Pasture?

Sunrise: 06.26  Sunset: 06.10

About as brown as it will ever get!

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