Pete's Walks - Grass Vetchling

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Photo taken on 4/06/10 at College Lake, Bucks.

I think this is a beautiful and delicate little flower - just one or two flowers on the end of a long stem like a piece of grass. It grows on grassland and scrub, preferring heavy soils, and flowers between May and July.

Photo taken on 16/06/09 at Kensworth, Beds.

 

Photo taken on 21/06/09 at College Lake Bucks.

 

Photo taken on 28/06/07 at Aldbury, Herts.

 

Photo taken on 16/06/09 at Kensworth, Beds. It shows how the leaves and stem of the flower so closely resembles grass.