Female Emperor Dragonfly

Female Emperor Dragonfly

Observation - Female Emperor Dragonfly - UK and Ireland. Description: I think this is a newly emerged female emperor dragonfly. She was in my garden at 9 am and seemed to be resting whilst waiting for her wings to harden up. Can anyone help me with the ID as I am not sure I have this correct !

I think this is a newly emerged female emperor dragonfly. She was in my garden at 9 am and seemed to be resting whilst waiting for her wings to harden up. Can anyone help me with the ID as I am not sure I have this correct !