• The meadows of the Picos d’Europa

    1st July 2012Places to VisitStephanie Donaldson

    beautiful Spanish mountain wild flowers

    While we read books on the subject, remove topsoil and sow yellow rattle to reduce fertility and generally make a meal of establishing a wildflower meadow, Nature (when not interfered with) does it sublimely well. The meadows of the Picos d’Europa  are no exception.

    close up of mountain meadow plants

    typical mountain meadow in Picos d'Europa