Large Dark Olive

Large Dark Olive

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Our Part Number:  EF-3375-14
Bar Code:  5056544612037
Manufacturer Part Number:  EF-3375-14
Brand:  The Essential Fly


Large Dark Olive - Dry Fly

Large Dark Olive

The Large Dark Olive (Baetis rhodani) is one of the most common members of the Ephemeroptera (Mayfly family). It is found in all parts of the UK and closely allied species are found throughout Europe and the USA. Good hatchescan be expected early in the season with further hatches later in the year

Large Dark Olive - Fly Tying Dressing

For the more adventurous among you we have provided tying specifications for the Large Dark Olive. Remember at The Essential Fly we sell the Large Dark Olive at incredible prices with a top quality fly and service to back it up. It is certainly worth tying the Large Dark Olive yourself to understand the pleasure of catching a fish with your own tied fly, however at the price we sell flies it is only worth tying one or two Large Dark Olive as your can spend more time fishing instead of tying flies - buy volume online with us.

Hook Sizes

Dry Fly 12 to 14

Silk Thread



Dark Olive cock hackle fibres


Dyed olive goose herl


Fine gold wire


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Starling or grey duck


Large Dark Olive was last modified on 09/02/2022 16:47


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Customer Reviews for Large Dark Olive

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Large Dark Olive
Thursday, 21 March 2013  | 

Flies look good - can't wait to use them. Very impressed with the service.

Recent purchase
Sunday, 17 March 2013  | 

Received the LDO's , good looking flies
Fast delivery, even included a surprise "free gift"
Excellent service.

large dark olive
Tuesday, 17 July 2012  | 

Excellent dry fly we get lots of hatches of these where i fish cant wait to try them . First class delivery on every order i have with essential fly.

Monday, 17 May 2010  | 

Just a note to thank you for the flies that I ordered - they arrived today and look splendid. Your service has been excellent with a good range of flies of the small size that I'm looking for, an easy to use website and rapid delivery. Pleasure buying from you - I will be back.

Large Dark Olive
Monday, 22 February 2010  | 

Looking forward to using this well tied fly

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