Spring Flowers - Nature Notes

Very slowly Spring is creeping along. In some warmer spots, sheltered and south-facing, celandines, primroses, and wood anemones are belatedly flowering.

Lesser CelandineLesser Celandine

At Ynys Hir the bog myrtle was in full flower and in the sunshine glowing a firery orange.

Bog Myrtle

Hairy Bittercress is one of those small crucifers that can be a garden weed, but is also what is known as a Spring ephemeral, growing early in the year where nothing else can survive.

Hairy Bittercress