My mate John has made some more trees and some "Roman" haystacks for me. There are pictured on his blog
and should help to indicate that the battle was fought in the autumn period. I need to add a small pole coming out of the top of each one, as you see on Trajan's column.
In other news... 15 minutes ago I finally finished the boards. Now I just have a couple of units to finish basing, the casualty minis to sort out, some counters to make and suchlike.... very doable.
Dr. Simon has also just posted pics of his Carthaginian contingent; I'm delighted to see them ready for the fray!