Heath milkwort

Widespread throughout Britain, Heath milkwort (Polygala serpyllifolia) is a low-growing perennial which is usually found on grasslands and heath, but …

The memory of trees

These majestic old Scots Pines stand above Loch Tay, with magnificent views of mountains and heather moor in all directions.

Field Gentian

A scarce flower found at higher altitudes throughout Europe - these were photographed in the Grampians

The Bee Orchid

Looking like an exotic bloom from a fairytale, the Bee Orchid (Ophrys apifera) does a brilliant job of mimicking a bumble bee. …

Grass of Parnassus

Also known as the ‘bog star’, the Grass of Parnassus (Parnassia palustris) is the county flower of Cumbria and Sutherland.  …