Floral Images

Autumn Crocus or Meadow Saffron - Long Wood and Velvet Bottom, August 2004

(It's not actually a crocus - common names aren't always a good indicator. Colchicum autumnale is a member of the Lily family. The plants are poisonous.)

Mendip scenery 

Mendip fauna

  Velvet Bottom, growing amongst bracken on a south facing meadow.  

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Autumn Crocus in close up

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J R Crellin 2004