Monday, July 21, 2014

Woodland and garden at holiday cottage in Fife near Edinburgh

When you book our cottage, these are among the wild fruits you can pick f.o.c.:-
 raspberries, gooseberries, white currants and strawberries, all ripe in July or earlier.
Brambles, elderberries, etc. follow in August, September, October.
21.7.2014
Wild red and yellow raspberries
4.10. 2013
Shaggy ink cap mushrooms on one of our campsite pitches.
 Okay to eat when young and tender

4.9.2013.
A stone of plums


3.9.2013
More brambles (6 and a half pounds) when no collecting vessels available

28.8.2013
Brambles from the woodland.
Cooking apples from the holiday cottage garden.



Found in the woodland 5.5.2010,
the 2nd deer antler of the year only weigh 6oz.
Someone said the Roe deer was 3 years of age because of the 3 slight horns.




26.4.2010

Wild cherry blossom in the woods is out. (Estimate 50 wild cherry trees).
2 buzzards.
3 peacock butterflies.
Wild white currants
Wild red currants