Every summer we see a succession of umbellifers in the hedgerows, from May to October. they are members of the carrot family; if you let your garden carrots run to seed you will see the resemblance. The carrot family includes many flowers of similar appearance - most have complex flower heads that look rather like flat-topped umbrellas. Here a little bee takes advantage of the nectar on offer.
Image size: 5297 x 3178, 6.17Mb | Camera details: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III | Date uploaded: 22/08/2018