A nearby boggy area revealed Ivy-leaved Water Crowfoot in bud:
|Ivy-leaved Water Crowfoot in bud|
Whilst examining a wall for mosses (more of those later) I spotted a few Snowdrops with open flowers:
Mosses are truly beautiful in all their parts, especially when they have sunlight to brighten them up. Yes, they are very small, but if you 'get down to their size', both physically and metaphorically, you will find beauty that is almost beyond belief.
This shot shows three specimens of Tortula muralis:
|Capsules of Tortula muralis|
Grimmia pulvinata has globular capsules that never emerge much beyond the leaf tips:
|Grimmia pulvinata, showing hidden capsules|