Like oxygen feeds a fire, the heavy rain that has fallen in the last couple of days has fueled the spring foliage into a flashover of green.
Can you have too much green? Photographer
James Ravilious thought so and preferred to shoot his Devon landscape photographs in black and white for that reason.
After waiting impatiently for spring to eventually arrive, I’d forgotten just how verdant (or bilious) the landscape can become in a matter of days
Farmers turning cattle out into such lushness, need to be vigilant cows and sheep can be struck down by a condition called ‘grass staggers’ a magnesium deficiency and it can kill in a matter of hours. Not nice.