Hedgerow

Hedgerow

Two Beauties of the June Hedgerow

Audio version of Hedgerow – P Madden The flat-topped, creamy-white flower clusters or corymbs of the Elder (Sambucus nigra) or Trom in Irish form lofty, fragrant tiers as they dominate the hedgerows in June.  The anthers which hold the pollen are pale yellow and this is gathered by flies, hoverflies and bees.  These flowers are…