Rosemary Beetle #insects

 

 

Insect, Rosemary Beetle, provisional identification, June 2017

 

Chrysolina americana, a leaf beetle. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Greater Butterfly Orchid #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Greater Butterfly Orchid, June 2017

 

Platanthera chlorantha – a single plant seen on a different ride to previous years. (more…)

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Common Nettle #plants

 

 

Plants, Common Nettle, June 2017

 

Urtica dioica. (more…)

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Who’s the Daddy? #plants

 

 

Plants, Greater Burdock, June 2017

 

The main leaf on this Greater Burdock was approx 68cm long and 43cm wide. (more…)

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Tree Bumblebee #bees

 

 

Bees, Tree Bumblebee, provisional identification, June 2017

 

Bombus hypnorum. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Ragged Robin #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Ragged Robin, June 2017

 

A first June – and Summer – visit and the first Lychnis flos-cuculi are appearing on the rides. (more…)

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Roe Deer #wildlife

 

 

Fauna, Roe Deer, June 2017

 

Capreolus capreolus. (more…)

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Roe doe #wildlife

 

 

Deer, Roe, August 2016

 

Capreolus capreolus. (more…)

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Roebuck #wildlife

 

 

Deer, Roe, August 2016

 

Capreolus capreolus. (more…)

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On wings of light #insects

 

 

Insects. Brown Hawker, provisional identification, August 2016

 

Dragonflies are back around the pond but this was seen in the clearing. (more…)

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Betony #plants

 

 

Plants, unidentified, August 2016

 

Thanks to the Creekside Centre, @Creekside_Trust, for identifying Stachys Officinalis. (more…)

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Hover or Flower Fly #insects

 

 

Insects, Hover fly, August 2016

 

Possibly Eristalis pertinax. (more…)

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