Wildlife in my garden

Miranda Hodgson blogs on the wildlife discoveries she makes in her Oxfordshire garden.

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  • Gentle giants and flying humbugs

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Hornet colonies decline in autumn while honey bees form their winter cluster

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  • Autumn birds and hedgehog highways

    By Miranda Hodgson
    The birds have new feathers and we've created access to the garden for hedgehogs

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  • The all-you-can-eat fuchsia buffet

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Re-locating elephant hawkmoth caterpillars to a disliked fuchsia 

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  • Looking at slugs

    By Miranda Hodgson
    I've been trying to see slugs in a more kindly light - close-up, they're really quite ...

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  • Mice in gardens

    By Miranda Hodgson
    All gardens have mice, so we find a way to work around them

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  • Single dad in the shrubbery

    By Miranda Hodgson
    It's a bird's life: the male robin is working flat out to bring up his chicks

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  • July - the view from here

    By Miranda Hodgson
    My wild, untidy and flower-filled courtyard is becoming an insect haven

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  • How many mealworms can a blackbird pick ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    The blackbirds make great efforts to pick up as many mealworms as they can cram into their ...

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  • New bees on the block

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Honey bee swarm season is here and the bees are busy!

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  • The birds go into high gear to feed ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Feeding young nestlings is busy work, so we're helping them out with mealworms

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  • The robin finds a lucky mate

    By Miranda Hodgson
    As breeding season gets into full swing, the birds show us some of their quirks

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  • Birds, bees and butterflies on the wing

    By Miranda Hodgson
    As wildlife awake we see flurries of activity in the woods and in the garden

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