PERRANUTHNOE is a small village on the South Coast of Cornwall, just East of Marazion, there is a Car Park and sloping access to a safe sandy beach and the beachside Cabin Cafe. It has The Victoria a superb multi award winning pub, which serves super food both lunchtimes & evenings, - a Church dating back as far as 1160. The Lynfield Centre which houses The Cowhouse Gallery, Kernewek Ky, Professional dog grooming The Peppercorn Cafe, a hairdressers and Linen & Clay.

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Saturday - Purple & yellow Porthgwarra

 Having seen a photo of the heather that was blooming on Scilly I realised that it must also be out at Porthgwarra, so this morning we set off - even though it was a little cloudier than the forecast had predicted
 When we arrived it was fine and sunny and stayed that way all day - and as you can see the Heather was spectacular !

 One of the few areas we saw that had more Gorse than Heather


 Really was at its best !

 When we came in May, this was a pond with a bog all around it - today it is all bone dry
 Like a fairytale footpath

More of the Gorse had survived in this section

4 comments:

  1. That is so lovely, and the colours are amazing.

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    1. We were so thrilled as we drove down the little winding lane that leads to Porthgwarra to see all the colour - so pleased we went, would have been a pity to get there when they were past their best.

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  2. We've never seen such colour with the heather down in your area. Have to see if we can make it down there at this time next year.

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    1. Usually still lots of colour in September Gaynor - think it's early this year due to the warm Spring and hot Summer. It really is wonderful to see it like that ! Sue

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