Posts Tagged ‘trees’

morning birch

This morning light

February 6, 2018

this morning light…just before this mid-morning’s nose-biting grey sleet storm blur – good ‘ol February  

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wood avens burr,

Woodland Walk – the warm, sunny season

August 31, 2017

The ancient woodland lying in a long narrow strip against the lakeshore is flood-prone (or you could just say it gets drowned every year) and thick with Ash, Alder and Birch; hardy regenerating types. Maybe the annual soaking helps distribution and fertility – the shrub layer is chock full of hawthorn, willow, hazel, spindle, holly, […]

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Blackthorn

Blooms blooming

April 12, 2017

Everything is slower in the west (time wise!). Word comes from the East; in Dublin the Cherry trees have been blooming for weeks. Our side of Ireland has a more considered, one by one, bloom. Humph. The Blackthorn is fully out, even its little green leaves are starting to bud by now – an advanced […]

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catkins

Buds budding..

March 20, 2017

Spring is taking a grip with trees beginning to bud, small pockets and hazes of green are appearing on and between the dark bare branches  

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ivy wet with rain

Spring turn, wet and windy

February 27, 2017

Everything is wet and sideways with rain and wind at the turn of Spring. After the mild, dryish December-January, ¬†February feels like winter at last!  

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Alder catkin

Winter-Spring Catkins

February 20, 2017

Alder catkins bring an edge of excitement to the sparse enough hedgerow Winter-Spring collection    

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wet plate, this side of the last pond

This side of the last pond, a new plate in progress

December 4, 2016

This side of the last pond a new version of the last rock pool on the loop walk, cut off at its Lough Mask end by a line of birch trees and scrub, and cut into the limestone pavement. Clicking on the thumbnails will enlarge them…

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lough Mask, foreshore trees, rain on far mountains

November on the Lough Mask shoreline

November 28, 2016

This early winter month November on Lough Mask has been misty, soft and cuddly, and hard as nails, steel-blue freezing

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fennel

Late Autumn leaves

November 21, 2016

Autumn light shafting through the dark brindled scrub woods. dramatising pockets here and there…. Fruits and Leaves

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cobweb and sunrise lit cherry birch bark

cobweb harvest hell

November 19, 2016

Abracadabra .. low lights in late autumn materializing all those invisible, sticky reams of spider canopies – cobweb hell

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