Growing Root Tip of Corn (x50 light microscope) – showing protective root cap and apical meristem.
Scarlet Drops – A red Dianthus flower refreshed by a summer rain shower. The flowers seem to be enjoying ‘sunshine & showers’ – provides some nice photo ops too 🙂
Pushing Forward – The Dog Violet (Viola riviniana) pushes her beautiful little flowers to the fore, hoping to attract an early insect pollinator. Particularly valuable for Fritillary butterflies.
Frost crystals decorate a bramble as autumn moves towards winter and the warm autumn hues blend with the sharper pale chill of winter. Share List
Light can be scarce under the canopy; like many of us, this fern is trying to find some precious light. The play of light across the woodland floor is always something that draws my attention. Share List
Welsh Flora gallery, photographed by AnnMarie Jones. (The trees, flowers & fungi of Wales). Share List