Sunday, 31 August 2014

GUY ROPES

Yellow guy ropes (of tent) against blue sky

Camping
 

Saturday, 30 August 2014

NETTLES

Silhouette of nettles against darkening sky

Evening.

Friday, 29 August 2014

BARN WALL

Light between bars of barn wall

With door open.
This picture is from the Loose and Leafy post 'Holiday Snaps'.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

STRAIGHT LINE

Portland Harbour Wall divides sea from sky

Portland Harbour Wall, Dorset

Thursday, 21 August 2014

THISTLE PRETENDING TO BE HOLLY

Thistle with flowers turning to seeds and leaves looking like holly leaves

With brambles

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

PEG

Blue peg, blue towel, blue washing line, blue sky

Blue

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

RICE KRISPIES

Rice Krispies left in a corner of the box

Box

Monday, 18 August 2014

SKY AND CLOUD

White cloud, blue sky, Divides page.

Geometry

Sometimes it's good to recommend another blog. Have you come across 'Looking for Blue Sky'?

It's written by Candi. This is how she introduces herself and her blog.
'Lone parent and mother of three, one beautiful grown up daughter and two teenagers with special needs. Used to be a party girl and became a carer via the motor industry, journalism and public relations. Unable to survive without coffee.'

Sunday, 17 August 2014

BRECON BEACONS

Hills in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales

Wales

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

BATTERED BUTTERFLY

Brown butterfly with major part of one wing missing.

July 13th 2014
Speckled Wood (Pararge aegeria)
For the same kind of butterfly in better form - Loose and Leafy - The Speckled Wood's Bottom

Sunday, 10 August 2014

CORDYLINE

Looking up trunk of brown cordyline framed by leaves of green cordyline

The brown kind.

Saturday, 9 August 2014

ARCH AND ANGEL

Statue of angel on pillar by arch at entrance to Southampton Cemetery.

Southampton Cemetery

Friday, 8 August 2014

PLANTS BY PATH

Green plants growing wild in front of hedge by rough tarmac path.

Broken path.
Fallen brown hawthorn berry.

Thursday, 7 August 2014

TALL TREE

Looking up into tall tree at Furzey Gardens, Hampshire. Moss and lichen on trunk.

At Furzey Gardens, Hampshire.
is now open on Loose and Leafy.
It's never too late to join in!

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

PRICKLY LETTUCE AMONG THE OFFICES

Prickly lettuce plant? (Lactuca serriola) rising from wall in front of offices with open windows.

Do you ever photograph wild plants in urban settings?
You may be interested in joining with Loose and Leafy on

September 21st
January 21st
April 21st
June 21st

when there will be link boxes for street-plant posts.
For more information - click HERE

Monday, 4 August 2014

IN THE WALL

Plant grows from between bricks in old wall

Bricks in sun.

Sunday, 3 August 2014

CONVOLVULUS LEAVES

Heart shapted, dilapidated convolvulus leaves with holes, one green, one yellow

Hearts.

Friday, 1 August 2014

BROKEN BRAMBLES

Pile of chopped up and dead bramble branches

Dead Thorns