Monday, June 12, 2017

12/06/2017 Much the same as yesterday though cooler.

Maximum temperature 25C, minimum 12C. 13 kmh NE wind.  Dry.
Chrysocrambus craterellus, they are all over the place...

As above.

Busy as a bee.

Bombylius species, wonder if it is the same one as yesterday...

as above

Californian poppy.

Ants and greenfly!!

Hoverfly.

A very pale coloured Hummingbird hawkmoth...

as above...

and more brightly coloured one
  
Hydrangea...

and on the same plant!

10 comments:

  1. I love your macro photography Diane, they are sharp and clear. Thank you, always very enjoyable.

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    1. Thanks Denise, I try to get good macro shots but sometimes I delete a lot to get one good one! Thanks for the kind comment Diane

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  2. Haha....first pic looks like a moth with a horn for a nose! Great pics.

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    1. It certainly is a moth but I agree it looks like it has a long nose :-) Thanks Pam. Hope all is well Diane

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  3. Such an absolutely joy to see your photos, Diane! Thank you so much for sharing.

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    1. Thanks Linda and as always I enjoy sharing. Hope your eye has improved. Diane

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  4. There are lots of poppies here right now too, such gorgeous colors. Love that hydrangea pic too.

    Hope you have a wonderful week and weekend.🌞🌼

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    1. Thanks Geraldine, I also love all poppies but although the red ones grow everywhere here I do not seem to be able to get them to grow in my garden! I love the Californian ones though. Hope you have a good week as well. Diane

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  5. You take good photos of insects. Love the poppy flower. Growing poppy plants in banned in our country.

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    1. Thanks Nancy for the kind comment. It is a shame you cannot grow poppies as they are so pretty but I understand why!! Diane

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