The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Why our wallflowers are worth your attention. A journey along 30 yards of an urban river footpath.
Have a look at that beast in the picture above. It’s Herb Robert, and now you recognise it, you’ll see it’s all over the place.
It’s just one example of the wild summer flowers we can find clinging on to our city walls and yards and unmanicured doorsteps. Gerry Firkins thinks such things are wonderful, and last week I joined hi…