NEWS FROM THE HEDGEROW

 

THE BRAMBLY HEDGE BLOG

Welcome to the inaugural Brambly Hedge blog, bringing you a roundup of all the latest seasonal news from the Brambly Hedge community.

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The bluebells have virtually gone now, but they’re being replaced by all manner of exciting flora and fauna.  There is something very beautiful about the wild verges on the country lanes, which on initial inspection look like they are sporting 20-30...

Spring is nigh…..

No matter where you go now, you’re never too far from the heady fragrance of the wild garlic.  The hedgerows and woodland floors are carpeted in rich, green leaf and will soon be adorned with their pretty little white flowers which will only accentuate...

Things that make us smile!

The weather may not exactly be wall to wall sunshine, but the signs of spring are ever more present! The Wild Garlic is starting to break through, the Primroses are becoming more abundant, and there are even the first signs of the Bluebells coming to...

Spring is in sight

Midwinter has been and gone, but the festivities continue! The damp weather seems to be settled in and there has been very little frost, never mind snow in Brambly Hedge, so the ice ball is yet to happen.  When the snow does come, there will be no excuses...

Jam jars at the ready!

Summer really is over now but there is much to celebrate and enjoy!  With autumn comes crisp, frosty mornings, vivid shades of red and yellow on the trees, and comforting bowls of food by a roaring fire.  The bounty of fruit and nuts in the hedgerows is...

Autumn is here but the sun is still shining!

We’ve had some very autumnal days in the past couple of weeks, but the very soggy ones have been counteracted by the glorious sunshine.  The combination of chilly nights, and even the first frost, have meant that the sunny mornings have been...

The harvest season is upon us!

The long, hot summer is still hanging in there but only by a thread!  The daytime temperatures are not quite so high now, and the early mornings are cooler, with a heavier dew.  It appears that the harvest this year is gong to be a bountiful one, and the...

The dry weather continues…..

The dry weather continues, and the mice of Brambly Hedge have been spending their days down by the stream in an effort to keep cool.  The fair weather has meant frequent trips to visit the mice by the sea, as the sail downstream has been an easy one.  The...

Summer has arrived!

The sun has brought us some long awaited warmth, and the hedgerows are looking much better for it!  If anything, a drop of rain wouldn’t go amiss but we won’t complain! The wild garlic has subsided now, and the foraging mantle has been taken on by the...

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