Shopping

Off to Ivybridge via the moor. This has to be the best walk to the shops.

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Along Leigh Lane, shade-loving wood sorrel is just opening and there are new marsh violets unfolding in the bogs near the Lud brook.

wood sorrel
wood sorrel

The sunshine brings out the vivid reds, greens and yellows of the moss.

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moss 4

The mysterious hole, with some new scratches nearby. Maybe a badger’s holt?

There is water crowfoot flowering in the dewponds.

water crowfootunder water


Spot the meadow pipit:

meadow pipit


Coming off the moor, along the drovers’ path, there are masses of bright yellow celandines and dandelions.

ground ivy
ground ivy
saxifrage
opposite-leaved golden saxifrage
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ivy-leaved speedwell

ivy-leaved speedwell 1

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One Comment Add yours

  1. lindasolbrig says:

    Just beautiful!

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