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Iffley Meadows

Iffley Meadows | Near Donnington Bridge, Oxford OX4 4BL, England
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Beautiful

We went after hearing about the snake head plants Sunny day but very wet underfoot - walked onto... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2016
Jackie C
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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
Right time, right place....

Iffley meadows are a pretty dull expanse of muddy (even flooded) grassland much of the year, too... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2015
IonH
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London
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These wet meadows crossed by old river channels with willow-lined ditches have a rich diversity of wildlife typical of old, unspoilt meadow land. They were once a widespread feature of our river systems, but many wet meadows have been lost to drainage and farming. In spring, the blooms of cuckooflower mark the start of a colourful sequence of wild flowers in the meadows.Each April, Iffley Meadows plays host to a wonderful widlife spectacle where you can enjoy Oxfordshire's iconic flower, the snake's-head fritillary, in bloom in its natural surroundings.
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27 Apr 2016
“Beautiful”
19 Apr 2015
“Right time, right place....”
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Iffley Meadows | Near Donnington Bridge, Oxford OX4 4BL, England
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We went after hearing about the snake head plants Sunny day but very wet underfoot - walked onto Kings Arms in Sandford upon Thames for lunch

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Reviewed 19 April 2015

Iffley meadows are a pretty dull expanse of muddy (even flooded) grassland much of the year, too damp and too exposed for most recreational activities; even dog-walkers are fairly thin on the ground. However, in mid-April they come alive with a carpet of snakes-head fritillaries,...More

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