White (and a bit of yellow)

20th June 2012, Wednesday

Ox-eye daisy is prolific on our lawn this year – responding really well to growing a hay crop each summer, and bringing in the hoverflies.

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The stand of purple toadflax to the right of

the picture is currently very attractive to bumblebees, particularly white tailed bumblebees Bombus lucorum.

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