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Welcome to Lachlan Cranswick's Personal Homepage in Melbourne, Australia

Summer 2000 at Daresbury Laboratory, Cheshire, England

English Wild Flowers around Daresbury Laboratory - 29th July 2000

Lachlan's Homepage is at http://lachlan.bluehaze.com.au

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Sequence of Events

Images

Description

Hairy St John's Wort (Hypericum hirsutum) Large-Flowered Evening Primrose (Oenothera glazoviana)

  1. Hairy St John's Wort (Hypericum hirsutum)
  2. Large-Flowered Evening Primrose (Oenothera glazoviana)

Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum) Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)

  1. Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)
  2. Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)

Hairy St John's Wort (Hypericum hirsutum) Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)

  1. Hairy St John's Wort (Hypericum hirsutum)
  2. Oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) (syn. Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)

Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus) Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus)

  1. Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus)
  2. Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus)

Wild Mignonette (Resida lutea) Rosebay Willowherb (Chamerion angustifolium)

  1. Wild Mignonette (Resida lutea)
  2. Rosebay Willowherb (Chamerion angustifolium)

Rosebay Willowherb (Chamerion angustifolium) Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus)

  1. Rosebay Willowherb (Chamerion angustifolium)
  2. Oxford Ragwort (Senecio squalidus)

Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides) Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

  1. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)
  2. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

Digitalis Purpurea (ordinary wild foxglove) Unsure

  1. Digitalis Purpurea (ordinary wild foxglove)
  2. Unsure

Unsure Unsure

  1. Unsure
  2. Unsure

Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides) Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

  1. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)
  2. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides) Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

  1. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)
  2. Hawkweed Ox-tongue (Picris hieracioides)

Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium) Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium)

  1. Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium)
  2. Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium)

Red Campion (Silene dioica) Bramble/Blackberry flower (Rubus fruticosus agg)

  1. Red Campion (Silene dioica)
  2. Bramble/Blackberry flower (Rubus fruticosus agg)

Daisy (Bellis perennis)

  1. Daisy (Bellis perennis)

1915 (Robert Graves)

"I'VE watched the Seasons passing slow, so slow,
In the fields between La Bassée and Bethune;
Primroses and the first warm day of Spring,
Red poppy floods of June,
August, and yellowing Autumn, so
To Winter nights knee-deep in mud or snow,
And you've been everything.

Dear, you've been everything that I most lack
In these soul-deadening trenches--pictures, books,
Music, the quiet of an English wood,
Beautiful comrade-looks,
The narrow, bouldered mountain-track,
The broad, full-bosomed ocean, green and black,
And Peace, and all that's good."

(Refer: ALCS -
The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society:
http://www.alcs.co.uk)

This England

"This royal throne of kings, this sceptred isle,
 This earth of majesty, this seat of Mars,
 This other Eden, demi-paradise,
 This fortress built by Nature for herself
 Against infection and the hand of war,
 This happy breed of men, this little world,
 This precious stone set in the silver sea...
 This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England."


 William Shakespeare, 1564-1616, 
 Richard II, Act 2, Scene 1 
 (JOHN OF GAUNT (Duke of Lancaster) speaks)


[Summer 1999 English Wild Flowers Page] | [Spring 2000 English Wild Flowers Page]
[Wildlife around Daresbury Laboratory, Cheshire, England]
[Main index to Local UK Nature pages, wild flowers, SkyCam, flame clouds, fellwalking, etc]

[Intro - CranClan] . . [Happening Things] . . [The Daresbury Laboratory Web Ring of Life] . . [NCS - Non-Competitive Scrabble] . . [Garden Gnomes of Daresbury Laboratory] . . [Nature and Local UK Things] . . [USA 2001 and LDEO Columbia University] . . [Historical Literature/Poetry] . . [Music] . . [Misc Things] . . [DL SRS Status] . . [Conference and Travel Things] . . [The Wonders of Team Building] . . [Other People's Homepages] . . [Crystallographic Internet Front] . . [While in Melbourne] . . [Semi Relevant Links]
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