More Signals…. that the Seasons are moving along


Cotoneaster Berries

Cotoneaster Berries are now rich red and draped with cobwebs in the garden..


Crab Apples

Whilst on the woodland edge the diminutive Crab Apples , about an inch wide, are swelling and starting to develop a ting of red.

Thankfully the garden is still providing hotspots of bright colour to let us know that summer is still with us…



But late afternoon sunshine on the Hedgerow hints that autumn will inevitably arrive as the sun catches and adds a rich glow to the seed heads of the Cow Parsley…

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15th August

(C) David Oakes 2017