May

Welcome to the beautiful natural world of Winteringham.

The Village Pond, Silver Street

Winteringham Nature Site - Village Pond
The Village Pond in Silver Street, in May 2005

Winteringham Nature Site - Swallows

A quite remarkable photograph taken down Marsh Lane in late May as swallows busy themselves through the long late-spring days

 

Winteringham Nature Site - Wild Iris
Wild Iris (Iris Pseudacorus) Silver Street

Winteringham Nature Site - Lesser periwinkle

Lesser Periwinkle (vinca minor) on Market Hill

Winteringham Nature Site - Herb Robert

Herb Robert (geranium roberanium) on Hewde Lane

Winteringham Nature Site - Teasels

Teasels (Dipsacus fullonum) in Low Burgage

Long-tailed tit

Winteringham Nature Site - Long-tailed titCaptured for posterity by Harry in Low Burgage, in late May.

 

Winteringham Nature Site - Red Campion

Red Campion (Silene Dioica) on Hewde Lane

Winteringham Nature Site - Clematis Montana
Harry spotted this wonderful clematis montana at Station Farm, Low Burgage in May.

Winteringham Nature Site - Dead Nettle

Dead Nettle (lamium album) on Low Burgage

Winteringham Nature Site - Cow Parsley

Cow Parsley (anthriscus sylvestris) Low Burgage

Winteringham Nature Site - Buttercups

Buttercups (Rananculus acris) at the Village Pond, Silver Street

 

All Dressed Up with Nowhere to go?

Winteringham Nature Site - MallardsThese mallards are certainly all looking very smart in their springtime plumage down Marsh Lane, but if you think they have nowhere to go, you couldnít be more wrong!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winteringham Nature Site - Mallards swimming

In fact, you could say, for these, things are going swimmingly!

Winteringham Nature Site - May Blossom

May Blossom on Low Burgage close to Winteringham Haven.  You can almost smell that beautiful perfume .....

Cowslips

Cowslips (primula veris) on a bank in West End.

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