This huge pile of useful Willow withies caught my eye today. It’s in Park Frankendael and just a couple made their way home with me, to be turned into round holders for colourful children’s steamers.
And these two photos were taken on my roof. Firstly Soapwort…
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Thanks you Dennis Breedijk for this lovely photo of Wild Marjoram (Origanum vulgare) growing in Westerpark. It certainly looks good enough to eat!
Also from Joop Eisenberger, Ground Ivy (Glauchema hederacea), evergreen, minty, tasty.
And also from Joop, Soapwort (Saponaria officinalis), not so tasty but very useful.
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Today a few photos of beautiful flowers from useful plants and a tasty Fat Hen plant.
Firstly a front on photo of Soapwort, Bouncing Bet or Saponaria officinalis She is just coming into bloom at the moment and isn’t ready useful to many people these days but is still made into one of the . . . → Read More: 365 Frankendael day 58
On my wander through the woods of Frankendael today, I saw a beautiful woodpecker sat on a park bench! No time to photograph it but maybe this park will turn me into a bird spotter, by the time this project is through! Another exciting discovery today was made thanks to the Meetup group. Yi wondered . . . → Read More: 365 Frankendael day 24