Saturday, October 4, 2008

Last set of photographs from Sunday

Hover Fly
Syrphus ribesii
One of a family of 5000 species. Particularly fond of umbellifers. Larva feeds on aphids (great for gardeners!)

Bulrush / Reed Mace
Species: Typha latifolia
Family: Typhaceae

Yellow Flag - 3-calved seed pods
Species: Iris pseudacorus
Family: Iridaceae

Spindle Tree
Species: Euonymus europaeus
Family: Celastraceae

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