Aren’t plants disgusting?
If you suffer from hay fever, and we are entering the time when the grasses really get going, then you need to check the pollen forecast from the Met Office. My eyes were streaming this morning after I went for a walk on my local patch. I think Plantlife needs to sort this out!
Pollen is, not to put too fine a point on it, the male gametes of plants (wrapped up in a nice coating) floating about in the air (and getting up your nose and into your eyes).
Here is a rather nifty ‘infographic’ from the Met Office…