The maximum temperature here today is 18⁰C, minimum 13⁰C. South-West winds of 24 km/h with gusts up to 53 km/h. We have now had our annual rainfall and it is still raining as I type this. Rain is now forecast for every day for as far as the forecast shows. It is starting to get boring.
Monday, November 13, 2023
13/11/2023 Still catching up with past photos!
Virginia Creeper 14/10/2023
Still some colour in the garden 15/10/2023
Top and bottom left - Belle de Nuit (Mirabilis jalapa)
Top right - Calendula and bottom - Viola. 15/10/2023
The Resistance Memorial at Chassenuil-sur-Bonniere in the rain. They are doing lots of restoration and it is closed at the present time. I did a blog on it here if you should be interested. 18/10/2023
Our neighbour watching what I was up to! 19/10/2023
Not the best photo, in the dark, in the rain on our doorstep.
Common Rana temporaria I think. 21/10/2023
All bird photos were taken through the double glazing.
Eurasian blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus). 22/10/2023
Great Tit (Parus major). 22/10/2023
As above. 22/10/2023
European robin (Erithacus rubecula). 22/10/2023
A miniature rose in the greenhouse. 23/10/2023
Pepperdews. A sweet piquanté pepper is a cultivar of Capsicum baccatum grown in the Limpopo province of South Africa. I was given some seed and this is the result grown in the greenhouse. 23/10/2023
Chili Pepper Ornamental 'Prairie Fire' is a robust plant for outdoor borders or for growing indoors in pots. The fruits of this Capsicum Annuum are edible with a hot flavour. 23/10/2023
We have more berries on the holly than I have ever seen this year, They appeared as green during the drought, and since the rain arrived they have all turned red. (Aquifoliaceae). 23/10/2023
Our local town of Chasseneil-sur-Bonnieure. 24/10/2023
House sparrows in silhouette. 26/10/2023
Yellow-staining Mushroom (Agaricus xanthodermus) poisonous or maybe (Agaricus campestris) edible, I am not going to try and find out!! In the lawn. 27/10/2023
As above. 27/10/2023
(Conocybe atramontia) I think...27/10/2023
As above. 27/10/2023
Eurasian collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto). 28/10/2023
House sparrow (Passer domesticus). 28/10/2023