the Hoge Dijk – collection
Amsterdam-Abcoude, the Netherlands
The “High Dike” (de Hoge Dijk)
is a natural area in the South of Amsterdam SouthEast, adjacent to Abcoude .
There are large water parts and lots of reed lands and low bushes, and wooded area’s.
Just like the Reed Corner (Riethoek) it’s a very precious natural ecosystem close to the highly populated neighbourhoods of Amsterdam SouthEast.
Honey bee on soft pink Valerian flowers (wikipedia)
Valerian is a medicinal plant and has been used in herbal medicine since at least the time of ancient Greece and Rome.
Photograph made with Pentax K10D camera
and Pentax-M zoom1:2.8-4 40-80mm lens
1/125 ISO 200
TAGS : Amsterdam, Hoge Dijk, animals, insects, winged, bees, bugs, invertebrates, Valerian, group_pentax, honey bee, aorbflowers, aorbphotography, aorbanimals, aorb, aorbmacro, flowers, soft pink
Because of the beauty shown in this picture:
SAFE and PROTECT our woods and natural places!