Wildlife in my garden

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

Latest posts from this blog

  • Putting by winter provisions

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Winter can be challenging for wildlife, but there are many ways that we can help

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  • Charting the course of autumn wildlife

    By Miranda Hodgson
    As autumn turns to winter, wildlife activity changes course as species work to survive the cold

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  • Enchanting leaf galls

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Leaf galls, the homes of tiny insect larvae, are fascinating to look at and find out about

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  • Going to see the 'smoking ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Every autumn, some tree tops appear to 'smoke'. What is going on?

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  • How clean is your (bird) house?

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Autumn is peak time to clean out nesting boxes - or is it? To clean or not to clean - that is ...

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  • Gardening karma

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Growing plants for bees and other wildlife can encourage good relations in more ways than one

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  • Grape expectations

    By Miranda Hodgson
    In which our beady-eyed wildlife blogger tries to outwit a veteran thief

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  • Return of the robin

    By Miranda Hodgson
    The quirky robin we thought had gone forever has returned to charm and vex us

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  • Flying Ant Day 2015

    By Miranda Hodgson
    July and August is the time for ants to emerge for their nuptial flight. Have you seen any?

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  • Buying plants is my kind of retail ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    If you're feeling down, forget the clothes shops - hit the garden centre and buy more ...

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  • The Big Butterfly Count is on

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Have you seen many butterflies this summer? Why not take part in the world's biggest ...

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  • How many bird families will we see this ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Feeding the birds means that we can easily tell how many broods they are having, and when

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