BUTTERFLIES

All the other creepy crawlies and animals that interact with your garden and the countryside
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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Jacksparrow » Sat Oct 29, 2022 8:07 pm

A small white fluttered through my back garden this afternoon. The first butterfly for several weeks.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Sat Oct 29, 2022 8:50 pm

Still seeing those brown ones, But that's about all.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Tue Mar 14, 2023 4:41 pm

Seen my first butterfly of the year today, a peacock.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Sat Apr 22, 2023 8:47 am

Butterflies are emerging more now. Seen so far, peacock, ringlet, speckled brown, orange tip, small tortoiseshell.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Jacksparrow » Sat Apr 22, 2023 8:39 pm

Willpar wrote:
Sat Apr 22, 2023 8:47 am
Butterflies are emerging more now. Seen so far, peacock, ringlet, speckled brown, orange tip, small tortoiseshell.
You're doing much better than me. So far I have only seen Brimstones. :nod: :butterfly:

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Sun Apr 23, 2023 8:09 am

Not seen a brimstone JS, but had to look it up, good one to see though.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Jacksparrow » Sun Apr 23, 2023 8:06 pm

I saw a Holly Blue today.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Mon Apr 24, 2023 9:07 am

Good spot JS, not seen any myself yet.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Willpar » Fri May 12, 2023 8:27 pm

My first holly blue today, and there were two of them, but never landed. Plus a red admiral and what was either a large tortoiseshell or a painted lady. Was rather faded.

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Re: BUTTERFLIES

Post by Jacksparrow » Sat May 13, 2023 8:32 pm

Willpar wrote:
Fri May 12, 2023 8:27 pm
My first holly blue today, and there were two of them, but never landed. Plus a red admiral and what was either a large tortoiseshell or a painted lady. Was rather faded.
I am seeing Holly Blues most days along with Orange tips.

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