Field Gentian

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

Britain’s oldest rocks

Lewisian gneiss is the oldest type of rock found in Britain, but there's plenty of it, especially in the Western …

Grass of Parnassus

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