15 April 2014

13 April 2014

I Heart Macro: seeds and ice

Seeds and leaves in the ice.
Botanic Garden 27.3.2014.

I'm linking to I Heart Macro
and Macro Monday 2.



12 April 2014

Birds in the Botanic Garden

The fieldfares are returning.

House sparrow

The starlings are also returning.

Seen in the Botanic Garden in Helsinki 27.3.2014.

I'm linking to I'd Rather B Birdin'.

The first butterfly

The first butterfly this spring!
I saw it in Espoo Central Park
by lake Mössenkärr, 29.3.2014.

 I'm not good at ID:ing butterflies,
but I believe this is a large tortoiseshell.
(Please correct me if I'm wrong.)

I'm linking to Saturday's Critters
and Camera Critters.