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Unknown wild flower & bee

Observed: 21st June 2012 By: western volewestern vole’s reputation in Plantswestern vole’s reputation in Plants
Unknown wild flower & bee

Single bloom on a grass verge with several cornflower and poppies nearby. The bee was a bonus !

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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The bee is a hoverfly,

The bee is a hoverfly, Helophilus pendulus.



recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.

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Flower & bee

many thanks David and Syrphus for such a prompt response, I now know why I couldn't find it in my wild flower book !!