Michelle Salter has written a series of posts on the wildflowers that can found around Fleet Pond during the Spring and Summer months.
This year, many plants have bloomed later than usual, and it’s interesting to see how this compares to previous years’ flower sightings.
March: Lesser Celandine and the Brookly Stream
April: Marsh Marigold, Cuckoo Flower, Dog-violet & Forget-me-not
May: Bogbean, Garlic Mustard and Skunk Cabbage
June: Yellow Flag Iris, Honeysuckle and Yellow Water-lily
July: Heather, Lichen, Meadowsweet and Yellow Loosestrife
August: Berries, Rosebay Willowherb and Purple Loosestrife