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Snakeshead Fritillary | by Phil Selby
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Snakeshead Fritillary

Like its better known neighbour at North Meadow near Cricklade; Clattinger Farm nature reserve in Wiltshire is considered to be one of the finest remaining examples of lowland meadow in the UK. In April, the unmistakable nodding heads of the scarce Snakeshead Fritillary herald the onset of spring.

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Taken on April 12, 2012