Russula #fungi

 

 

Fungi, Russula, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Looks like Russula sp., possibly a Brittlegill. (more…)

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‘A green-grown pond she just has pass’d …’ #nature

 

 

Nature, pond, July 2017

 

From ‘The Idiot Boy’ by Wordsworth. (more…)

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Meadow Brown #butterflies

 

 

Butterflies, Meadow Brown, July 2017

 

Maniola jurtina. (more…)

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Betony #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, WIld Clary, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Stachys officinalis. (more…)

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Dark Bush Cricket #insects

 

 

Insects, Dark Bush Cricket, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Pholidoptera griseoaptera. Provisional identification. (more…)

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‘Thistles spike the summer air’ #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Thistles, July 2017

 

And turn the clearing into a feeding stop for butterflies, bees, flower flies and myriad other insects. (more…)

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Dead Head Hoverfly #insects

 

 

Insects, Dead Head Hoverfly, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Myathropa florea, provisional identification. (more…)

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Enchanter’s-nightshade #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Enchanter's Nightshade, July 2017

 

Circaea lutetiana, provisional identification. (more…)

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‘Or as a dandelion seed-pod and be swept away …’ #plants

 

 

Flowers, Dandelion, July 2017

 

From Francescaby Ezra Pound. (more…)

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Common Carder Bee #insects

 

 

Insects, Common Carder Bee, provisional identification, July 2017

 

Bombus pascuorum, provisional identification. (more…)

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Hemp-agrimony #wildflowers

 

 

Flowers, Hemp-agrimony, July 2017

 

Eupatorium cannabinum. (more…)

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Large Skipper #butterflies

 

 

Butterflies, Large Skipper, July 2017

 

Ochlodes sylvanus. Provisional identification. (more…)

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