Leading you up the garden path. Sorry to bug you …

Needle Nose Fly   (Philoliche aethiopica)   This a pollinating fly with a long proboscis – hence the name. I cannot find any extensive info on it. Though from watching it on this patch of daisies for about 10 minutes I can state that it definitely has a preference for moving around the flower head in a … More Leading you up the garden path. Sorry to bug you …

Leading you up the garden path. Taking a five minute stroll.

Oi! You two! Let’s go for a wander around the garden Hover fly  Eristalinus Taeniops Bananas will be ripening soon! Smells intoxicating. And perfect for this Carpenter Bee. Agapanthus and Geraniums border the mowed front lawn. Nothing like the fresh smell of cut grass on a warm summer’s afternoon. A bee collects pollun from a cosmos unperturbed … More Leading you up the garden path. Taking a five minute stroll.