I was not expecting many plants to be in flower, nor were there, but some clumps of Coltsfoot, Tussilago farfara, were very eye-catching against a boundary fence.
Several clumps of coltsfoot were present. Stefen Hill Pocket Park.
18 March, 2019
|As is often the case, flowers merit close examination.|
Willows can be problematic but this appears to be straightforward
Goat Willow. Stefen Hill Pocket Park, 18 March, 2019
The frogs are back. Several clumps of spawn were present in the pond.
Stefen Hill Pocket Park, 18 March, 2019
Last year the pocket park lake was drained, cleaned out and refilled. Would this disturbance deter amphibians? I was pleased to find frog spawn there in some quantity. Not, perhaps, as much as in previous years, but the future looks promising.