The hot, humid weather has been great for butterflies and other insects. These are just a few I managed to photograph during this week, together with a couple of unusual flowers.
Speckled Wood on Lesser Burdock at Ringstead Downs
Small Tortoiseshell on Privet at Holme Dunes
Gatekeeper on Bramble at Holme Dunes
Small Skipper on Viper's-bugloss at Holme Dunes
Common Centaury (White form) at Holme Dunes
Common Spotted-orchid (very pale / white specimen) at Holme Dunes