Friday, 24 June 2016

Northern discovery

At this time of year, I often scan the hedgerows and meadows for wild British orchids.

Imagine my delight when I came across this little gem at Cragside, a National Trust gem in the North-East. After some trawling, I decided it was a northern marsh orchid, and its identity has been confirmed.

Full the full story - and some eerie coincidences - check out my main blog and read about Fact, fiction and a fascinating find.