Julian Wood sends this charming picture with the message: “A ring of mushrooms has established itself on castle green. This will get bigger over the years to come or the dogs will get smaller!”
This is a close up picture of the actual mushrooms:
Click here to see an interesting video clip also sent by Julian. He says: “I call it the humming bird moth but there is probably another name for it. It has turned up before but not for a couple of years. Hangs around at sunset for an hour and then disappears till next summer“.
Does anyone else have any experience of this unusual summer visitor?