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Holwell Lawn, Dartmoor
England

An unexpected magnificent ocean of bluebells in the middle of Dartmoor - an English jewel. Hay Tor is in the distance. Easy car parking and only a short walk.

Bluebells usually grow in woods and hedgerows. It is rare to find them in open moorland.

The best time to see them is between late April and early May.

Copyright: John Willetts Arps
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Caricate: 25/08/2011
Aggiornato: 16/10/2014
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Tags: devon; dartmoor; countryside; nature; landscape; bluebells; summer; lustleigh; yarner; manaton; haytor; widecombe; postbridge; flowers; hay tor
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