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Saturday, July 27, 2019

Limenitis reducta

803_5001 [Limenitis reducta]

803_5000 [Limenitis reducta]
This butterfly is fairly common in most of southern Europe with the exception of Spain. It favors open woodlands, forest edges and flies from May to July in levels up to 1500 m. Its wingspan is about 5 cm.

Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on June 08, 2019

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Passiflora caerulea

IMG_7471 [Passiflora caerulea]


When I was young, I found this flower fascinating. Today, a few decades later, it is still one of my favourites.
I see it as an unquestionable proof that Nature’s creativity is unsurpassable!

Photographed with my iPhone in Holargos on June 21, 2019



Saturday, July 6, 2019

Scrophularia heterophylla

801_4438 [Scrophularia heterophylla]

 Photographed on the Acropolis rocks in Athens on April 26, 2014