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Wednesday, 23 December 2009

Fieldfare 9, Cotoneaster berries 0

You know it's cold when a small flock (nine - Management counted them) of Fieldfares arrive to gorge on the cotoneaster berries.




I love these occasional visitors.

2 comments:

  1. Lovely to see them Bilbo. Cotoneaster being one of my few hated plants, I'd be happy to have the fieldfares detroy them! (But then what would they eat next year? I know, YOU can grow them!)

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  2. I passed two feet from a blackbird raiding cotoneaster berries from a bush near my car the other day and wondered how the Bag End Berry Buffet was doing - and the answer's that it's not faring too badly .

    Sorry I've been "absent" lately, but everything went nuts - but at least I'm now off work until 5th, and will be heading north in two days' time. Bliss.

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