A Flora and Fauna of Symi

A personal guide to the wildlife of Symi and beyond

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Archipoli, Rodos

June 15, 2015

A walk around the woods to the south of Archipoli on Rhodes. A track not dissimilar to any in England..........

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There is still water flowing in the streams, in this case thousands of bees taking a dip......

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Elsewhere dragonflies abound (shown in yesterday's report) along with this powdered brimstone...

Amongst the deciduous woodland there are ancient olive trees, still tended....

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Spiny bear's breeches here by the side of the path, a close relative of the garden plant seen in English gardens......

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A nightshade - black bryony - growing up a fallen branch.......

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Another prickly customer.......

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A threatening thunder cloud comes to nothing but looks impressive.........

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