English Star

12th June 2012, Tuesday

No, not a footballer, but a small flowering plant that can be found on the dry crest of many of the old shingle ridges south of Camber Castle. English Stonecrop is a delightful plant, once you get down on your hands and knees.

It seems to be a good supply of food for insects, including this large hoverfly, Meredon equestris, which is a bee mimic.