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For most nectar-seeking insects, this sight must be almost too much temptation to bear!

*Shot on an Olympus E-P3 12mp m4/3 digital camera using a Sigma 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens with camera settings at ISO-200, aperture at f/3.5, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/1600 seconds*

Flora And Its Flowered Beauty

Alice's Other Adventure

garden wonderland
falling up
the foxglove


Pixels #4

Adding colour and structure to the garden, who can’t love the Foxglove?  We had about 30 of these come up this year, all grown from seed.  394 more words

Foxglove and Tiny Fish

Early rays
Piercing through morning haze
Bouncing skyward
Off the blue liquid mirror

Lost in thought
Pulled from my reverie
Mirage or trickery

Like a gentle shower… 108 more words


A foraging taste test

Earlier this month the delightful assistants enjoyed an afternoon stroll along the peaceful roads of Snaigow, a few miles west of Blairgowrie. There had been a fair bit of rain and the foliage was lush and healthy-looking. 417 more words


Unusual - weekly photo challenge

Foxglove usually have bell-shaped blooms that hang downwards. This year, I grew some cultivated foxgloves in my garden and was surprised to find this unusual… 25 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge