All about Insects 2019

  • I have seen two large bumble bees flying around the heather, early I thought especially as it is still so cold on this island of ours.

    Lot to learn

  • In reply to Nigel O:

    Having been kindly pointed in the right direction ... here is my first Ladybird of this year sunning itself on Buddleia stem a couple of days ago ...


     2013 photos & vids here

    eff37 on Flickr

  • Very nice. I'm looking forward to when more insects show up - still only seen a few big (queen) bees and 2 butterflies so far.


    Nige   Flickr

  • Well done Wendy, lovely photo although it took almost a minute to come up on the screen! However we are out in the sticks here! LOL

    Best wishes

    Hazel in the Gironde estuary, France

  • Wendy it was only yesterday I picked one up off the path outside and put it on a leaf, just before I pulled up the wheelie bins, it seemed very small but I suppose it is early in the season and has time to grow!!

    Lot to learn