Single bloom on a grass verge with several cornflower and poppies nearby. The bee was a bonus !
No interactions present.
The bee is a hoverfly, Helophilus pendulus.
recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.
many thanks David and Syrphus for such a prompt response, I now know why I couldn't find it in my wild flower book !!
Lat/Lng: 51.9242, -0.6792
OS grid ref: SP909258
Entrance to Linslade Wood near Leighton Buzzard