Monthly Archives: May 2015

May
20

Lesser Celandine seed

Lesser Celandine is a useful plant for shaded areas to provide colour during spring where little else will grow. It spreads effectively and can produce carpets of yellow flowers under trees, on shaded hedge-banks and in woodland. The seeds develop into little tubers, storing extra food for the plants growth within shaded areas where light is limited. If you wish … Continue reading

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May
19

Wood Anemone seed

Wood Anemone is one of the most beautiful of our native wild flowers of woodland and hedge-bank. During early spring it can carpet a woodland in white. Each flower is a gorgeous clean white. It is a tricky seed to collect as the window of opportunity is very narrow as it drops its seed very soon after its flower petals … Continue reading

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