What a year for REAL seasons in the countryside of Britain. We had a real cold winter, a wet spring, a LONG hot summer and now a colourful autumn.
Tag Archives: plant photography
Spotted and photographed this Hydrangea aspera flower caught in winter sunlight at Westonbirt Arboretum last winter… I’ve been editing some stock photography, destined for my agents (GapPhotos, Getty and Corbis mostly), and this one seemed rather pleasing…
editing pics from a recent autumnal shoot at Bristol University Botanic Gardens, and the warmth of the colours is helping keep the frost out of this room! Its going to be a while before we see these colours again in the gardens of England
Snowdrops are the subject of a plant ‘craze’ at the moment, and there are tales of single, rare snowdrop bulbs selling for hundreds of pounds on Ebay. Snowdrop fanatics are known as Galanthophiles and their ‘madness’ for the simple spring flower is a match for the Tulip craze of earlier centuries.