Southern Marsh Orchids

Southern Marsh Orchids

Friday 27 March 2015

Glamorgan Botany Group excursions

The Glamorgan Botany Group have six excursions planned for 2015, all in the eastern part of the county, starting on 25th April at Michaelston-le-Pit, Dinas Powys. Further details of the excursions are available on the website:


Friday 20 March 2015

Spring in the uplands

In the hills above Dare Valley Country Park today, my first Wheatear of the year, as well as three Peacocks and a Small Tortoiseshell. The Peacocks were all in areas of gritstone scree, enjoying the warmth of the rocks (despite the lack of any nectar sources nearby).