With mild damp autumn conditions, beautiful Fungi erupt from forest floor. Here we have the Fly Agaric (Amanita muscaria). Beautiful, toxic & psychoactive; this toadstool has entered various folk-lore from Alice to Victorian Santa.
Scarlet Drops – A red Dianthus flower refreshed by a summer rain shower. The flowers seem to be enjoying ‘sunshine & showers’ – provides some nice photo ops too 🙂
A Female Tawny Mining Bee (Andrena fulva) on route between her soil nest & the spring blossoms above.