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The dragonfly above emerged 19/07/03 Did you know that dragonflies have been around for 250 million years
This one must have pulled itself from the water. See the duckweed on it.
lucky escape

big eyes

four wings

predator

dragonfly nymph

how big?

dragonfly

water to air

the tough climb

ready to fly

tortoiseshell

Aglais urticae

meadow brown

Maniola jurtina

speckled wood

butterflies

dragonfly

garden plaque
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