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Fly visiting Violet Helleborine

Observed: 7th August 2013 By: Graham Bellamy
P8071536
Description:

hovering persistently about flowers and landing on lips.
any ideas as to identity please?

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jeremyr's picture

orchid

nice to see some more Violet Helleborine, uneaten by deer. Mine near Hatfield flowered nicely last week but it usually gets cropped

Jeremy

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fly visiting Violet helleborine

Thanks very much for this..it does look to be it..i will pass on to our Natural history society