As far as I'm concerned, Spring is now here:
They're Wood Anemones, just starting to flower in Sweep Wood, in a patch where we coppiced the trees just over a year ago. Nearby were also some Primroses flowering:
There's garden escapees as well, like daffodils:
and this - not sure what it is?
The plum tree at the top of the hill is flowering too:
and there's some really impressive Lords and Ladies coming on:
In the area we coppiced this winter, there's a visible increase in the greening of the woodland floor just over the past two weeks. Here the older one, followed by one from this weekend:
Finally, back at home, our cockatiels have decided that to celebrate Spring they will desert their cage and live on a bookshelf from now on: