A spring amble in Cornwall

Picture it...

The winds of change have blown co-chief editor and scientist-a-large Natalie Fey to take up part-time winter residence in Cornwall, in the far South West of the UK. On a sunny day in early February, she went for a walk around Trebah Garden with her dog, who is named after element 42 (we’ll let you work that one out). Here is her report:

Tree ferns at Trebah Garden in Cornwall Tree ferns at Trebah Garden in Cornwall (yes, it is a bit blurry*)

Cornwall is one of the first counties in the UK to see the signs of spring (and they make a big deal of it, too, see the Spring Story). So when the sun came out after a frankly dismal winter spent mostly in wellies, I grabbed a pair of walking shoes, camera and the dog, and headed for Trebah Garden, with a view to finding some chemistry among the early blooms. And…

View original post 932 more words



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s