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4 month flowering period

Hello All, Spring has not yet arrived, even the snowdrops are not fully out and you’ve probably had more than enough pictures from here, taken last spring. But I thought…

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Griffon Vulture Contest

Hello All, You will all have seen the votes being posted and you will not need me to tell you that Denis Daleys “Abracadaver” is the clear winner. Some people…

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‘Multiple Vultures’ competition

Contributors and All,   I’m not quite sure how my simple remark about a ‘roadful’ of vultures being the only compensation for being snowed off an opportunity to see N.…

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CJO – Abstract – The increase in the Spanish population of Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus during 1989–1999: effects of food and nest site availability   The increase in the Spanish…

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Fw: New

Hein and All, I’m surprised to see a double Itzim – quite unusual! Recently contributors have been detailing how/why flowers got their names. I confess to being responsible for the peculiar,…

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N.radinganorum

Hello Paul, Attached are three pictures of N. radinganorum, reputedly so named because a botanist from Reading Univ. in England was with the Spanish botanists when they found it in…

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