Marram grass: see http://www.wildlifetrusts.org/species/marram-grass
The Little sea.
Dozens of Common Darters were flying around.
Wood ants marched to and fro across the sandy path.
Bog Asphodel gone to seed.
And we were lucky to escape the worst of the showers on this chilly, blustery day -- perfect weather: not too hot, not too dry, a typical September day in Dorset in England.