Random Ramblings

Random Ramblings: Personal observations on a wide variety of subjects. Photographs of creatures and things that are taken on seeing the unusual as well as everyday things.

The year marches on

March was a strange mixture of warm sunny days, dry,dry ground of drought and colourful tapestry detailing pin-points of new life. For the first time in recorded history, English bluebells have bloomed in March.  Frogs spawned early and tadpoles wiggled above their jelly cases.

English Bluebells

English bluebells - Hyacinthoides non-scripta

Frogspawn - picture taken 08.03


A tadpole closer

Very young tadpoles of Rana temporaria or the common frog, resting on top of egg (spawn) casings