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7 Flowers and Trees

Richard Laidler | Bright Red Rowan Berries

Bright Red Rowan Berries

Clusters of bright red Rowan (Mountain Ash, Sorbus Aucuparia) berries against a cloudless bright blue sky
Richard Laidler | A Good Year for Sloes

A Good Year for Sloes

Blackthorn (Prunis Spinosa) in full flower. The fruit of this common hedgerow plant known as Sloe is often used to make Sloe Gin.
Richard Laidler | Autumn Fire

Autumn Fire

Flame Red Virginia Creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Victoria creeper, Vitaceae, five-finger, five-leaved ivy) cascading over a barn.
Richard Laidler | Pink Cascade

Pink Cascade

Flowering pink Clematis Montana cascading over a wall in bright sunshine
Richard Laidler | Flowering Cowslips

Flowering Cowslips

A group of wild cowslip (Primula Veris) plants in full flower with a blue sky background
Richard Laidler | Solitary Sycamore

Solitary Sycamore

A single bare Sycamore tree in bright winter sunshine against a clear blue sky background
Richard Laidler | Snowdrops and Raindrops

Snowdrops and Raindrops

Raindrops cling to this group of flowering snowdrops after a shower has passed
Richard Laidler | Pink winter flowering heather

Pink winter flowering heather

Closeup of deep pink winter flowering heather Erica Carnea in bright sunshine
Richard Laidler | Summer Ash

Summer Ash

A solitary mature ash tree (Fraxinus Excelsior) in full leaf on a sloping meadow in summer set against a clear blue sky background.
Richard Laidler | Pink and Blue Asters

Pink and Blue Asters

A cheerful display of bright pink and blue aster flowers fully open in bright sunshine
Richard Laidler | Hawthorn Blossom Closeup

Hawthorn Blossom Closeup

Closeup of Hawthorn. (Crataegus Monogyna) also known as May-Tree, Thornapple, Thornberry and Whitethorn, blossom in full flower
Richard Laidler | Woodland and Wild Garlic in Spring

Woodland and Wild Garlic in Spring

Wild garlic and a few bluebells carpet the ground in springtime woodland
Richard Laidler | White Winter Flowering Heather

White Winter Flowering Heather

White winter flowering heather Erica Carnea in sunshine
Richard Laidler | Deep Pink and White Livingstone Daisies

Deep Pink and White Livingstone Daisies

Two deep pink and white Mesembryanthemum (Livingstone Daisy) flowers closeup in sunshine
Richard Laidler | Gazania Closeup

Gazania Closeup

Three fully open yellow African Daisies (Gazania) in bright sunshine
Richard Laidler | Spring Ash

Spring Ash

A mature Ash tree coming into full leaf in spring sunshine with a clear blue sky background
Richard Laidler | Summer Ash Tree

Summer Ash Tree

A mature ash tree by the side of a country lane in summer. A darkening sky background emphasizes the watery sunshine.
Richard Laidler | Roadside Wild Flowers

Roadside Wild Flowers

A cheerful display of wild flowers in a roadside verge in Upper Teesdale
Richard Laidler | Solitary Winter Ash Tree on a Foggy and Frosty MOrning

Solitary Winter Ash Tree on a Foggy and Frosty MOrning

A mature bare Ash tree (Faxinus Excelsior) by the side of a country lane is silhouetted as a hint of pale sunshine starts to appear after overnight frost and fog.
Richard Laidler | A Sea of Poppies

A Sea of Poppies

Vibrant red field poppies add colour to a dull day.
Richard Laidler | Melancholy Thistles

Melancholy Thistles

A cheerful (despite their common name) group of flowering Cirsium Heterophyllum in front of a stone wall.
Richard Laidler | Poppies and Ox-Eye Daisies

Poppies and Ox-Eye Daisies

Ox-Eye Daisies and red field poppies at Van Farm, Thorpe, Teesdale
Richard Laidler | Harebells on the Tees Riverbank

Harebells on the Tees Riverbank

An atttractive clump of Harebells (Campanula Rotundifolia) growing from a crack in the rocks on the River Tees riverbank near Low Force waterfall.