Walking the Dog

Council Maintenance! Yay! As I walked past the nursery on Frederick St, panning the cellphone as I went, this chap walked into shot on the other side of the road, so I clicked the camera. As you can probably judge from the scowl he was not a happy chappy. This became obvious when he started … More Walking the Dog

Watch the Birdy

Amethyst Sunbird (male) Amethyst Sunbird (female)   Warmed the cockles of my heart to see this pair of sunbirds this afternoon after an absence of nigh on 18 months and even longer since I was able to get a photo. Ark

What’s the buzz?

Amegilla bee visits a Plectranthus plant by the pond. 12/4/21 And …. for your edification. Amegilla bees are a group of native bee species that do not produce honey but are important pollinators of crops and wild plants. Amegilla bees are not aggressive but can sting for defence.   Plectranthus is the largest South African genus in the mint … More What’s the buzz?

It fluttered by.

Common Dotted Border (Female) Mylothris agathina Long Tailed Blue Lampides boeticus   Photographed this afternoon as they visited the lavender at the front of the property.