Tuesday, July 9, 2019
09/07/19 Just around the garden. Plus one photo out on the road.
Maximum temperature today 28C, minimum 17C. Dry. 21km/h North-easterly winds with gusts up to 47 km/h. No sign of rain in the forecast for the next week so lots of watering!!
We saw this stunning sight while out on the road.
Back home bumblebee on the sage.
Crane-fly on the Californian poppies.
Bubblebee on the cotoneaster.
Bee on the cotoneaster.
Meadow brown (Maniola jurtina) on the lavender.
Hopper on a Calendula.
European Wall Lizard (Podarcis muralis).
Bombylius species on the lavender.
Gendarme beetle or firebug (Pyrrhocoris apterus).
Web spinning garden spider, possibly a Cross Spider (Araneus diadematus).
The flower of the succulent Echeveria, not that pretty but interesting.
and last but not least another wall lizard. (Podarcis muralis).
See also my Bird blog