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"Don't confuse our iconic woodland spring flower with its Spanish cousin. Discover the difference between these two varieties of bluebell, and why our native bluebell is under threat."

Native vs Spanish bluebells

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Every weekend on BBC Radio Berkshire and BBC Radio Oxford we broadcast a Smartphone Safari. Listen along as we explore some of our fantastic reserves and introduce you to the wildlife you can see. 

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Linking the Landscape: Springtime Flowers

Thursday 24th April 2014,
6.00pm - 6.45pm

Venue: Newbury Library, Wharf Rd, Newbury, Berks

A talk by local botanist, Peter Creed who will describe the springtime flowers to be seen in our local nature reserves, parks & gardens. With beautiful pictures and a wealth of information about orchids, speedwells, stitchworts, violets and lots more, you will be well armed to identify and enjoy the flowers on your local walks this spring. Booking essential.

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