On an expedition I made in search for a rare plant, and the need for DNA-assisted species identification devices.
I have launched a Facebook page.
For many years, I've sought in vain for a particular wild flower on my local patch—a plant that inspired Charles Darwin to write an entire book on insectivorous plants.
We only have a few precious years on this wonderful planet, so why not find out what you can about it while you still have the chance?
In the fudge-box-pretty village of Burton on my native Wirral Peninsula lie two graves, their inscriptions now utterly lost.
How plants can end up in the strangest of places.
My considered, and totally unbiased thoughts on who should replace Darwin on the £10 note.
On the seventeenth-century polymath Sir Thomas Browne, and his tenuous connection with my local moor.
In which I am loaned a classic local book.
Let's drop the ‘Anno Domini’.