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Swarm

By phil_j  
Found whilst taking my dog for a walk yesterday in our local nature reserve, the delicate Bee Orchid.

Captured in late evening sunlight.


Many thanks for looking and for the comments on yesterdays upload and a special thank you to ABPhotosUK for the user award, much appreciated as always.

Phil

Tags: General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature

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Comments


ABPhotosUK 3 20 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2013 8:55PM
Lucky to come across this Phil, fabulous background and perfect frame!! Andy

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ali63 Plus
4 747 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2013 9:06PM
Beautiful image,

Ali
pamelajean Plus
10 964 1824 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2013 10:15PM
Great title, Phil....bzzzzzzzzz!
It's a joy to see some of these, even if it's only in the form of a terrific photographGrin!
taggart Plus
12 46 13 United States
27 Jun 2013 10:25PM
WOW! a different kind of orchid-- love the comp and the subject!
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
27 Jun 2013 11:06PM
Good composition to this one Phil.....

Ade
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
28 Jun 2013 5:33AM
Very well composed and captured, Phil, our little bee orchids finished flowering long ago Sad Carol
ColleenA Plus
4 318 4 Australia
28 Jun 2013 5:23PM
What an amazing flower, it does look like a bee, excellent capture
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
28 Jun 2013 9:11PM
What a beautiful trio Phil, I saw some of these at Sand Point the other week but sadly they were well past their bestSad

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