A happy eastern grey squirrel in Hyde Park, London.
Some of the roses at Queen Mary’s Gardens are just beginning to bloom. Here’s an especially delicious rose — looks like scoops of sorbet.
Regent’s Park, London, May 2014
A moody view of Well Walk in Hampstead, London.
In the 19 days leading up to the Chelsea Flower Show (May 20 – 24), designers are creating elaborate exhibition booths from scratch, both outside and inside the Great Pavilion.
Yesterday many of the flowers were still wrapped while others, such as this rust iris, were already set out on display.
Two pair of ladybugs practicing the rites of spring on a rose in Queen Mary’s Gardens, Regent’s Park, London. If you look closely, you can see an aphid looking on.
A preview of what’s to come in June.
Queen Mary’s Gardens, Regent’s Park, London
The Shard and its sister building The Place, designed by Renzo Piano, make up part of the London Bridge Quarter development on the South Bank of the Thames.
Covent Garden, London, May 2014