With the lockdown relaxation a more views from further afield. With an orchid we should all know.
Old Railway Embankment
A plant in the Borage family here found in a typical location, well drained, dry embankments.
A native to the northern hemisphere this could just be a garden escape.
Local Nature Reserve
The local nature reserves (LNR’s) are a network of designated sites defined by our local authorities.
Yellow Rattle is a hemi-parasitic plant that gets some of it’s nutrients from the plants around it. Put some in your lawn to keep the grass from growing too much. It’ll allow other plants a chance to grow and start a meadow.
As it’s name says it is early in the year and really very welcome to see.
I did get pictures of the wee beastie as it came to get it’s prey. It was too fast to get a clear picture. So the beauty of the web will have to do.