Building work is still occupying a fair amount of time and I must be honest, I haven’t been as keen as usual to post stuff. That said ….
Brian asked about the Painted Lady and whether it was a migrant or year round visitor.
I know I have shots of it through the winter months but to wade through a lot of unindexed photos is daunting. Anyhow … they are regular visitors especially in the afternoon and we always get one or two that like to ‘sunbathe’ on the front lawn.
This one was flitting about the garden this afternoon and landed on a pile of building sand so I took the opportunity to ‘snap’ it.
Work on building the wall continues as well as reclaiming and (eventually ) landscaping the front of the property.
Black velvet & cream cheese buttercream naked wedding cake.
Went out a couple of weeks ago.
Black Collared Barbet.
Haven’t seen one of these beauties in ages it seems. Noticed this one by chance as I looked up after being alerted by the sound of …..
A pair of North American Trojans. (I stand to be corrected)
Female White Bellied Sunbird.