Wednesday, 27 November 2013
Filnore Woods time - nature's clocks
A memory of last summer and a foretaste of next spring
One o'clock, 2 o'clock, 3 o'clock . . . . . . dandelion clocks are a good way of calculating the time. You can decide what time it is for yourself by how hard you blow.
And away go the tiny seeds on a downy parachute. Several flowers per plant and hundreds of seeds make it a wild flower which is very successful at spreading --- or a weed as we often call successful and common plants!