Tag Archives: butterflies and caterpillars

Is Spring Sprung? I hope so

Whilst I know that we will get frosts until the end of May and so I have to be patient with things like Sweetcorn and Tomatoes, the last couple of days have been beautiful and bringing out the insects and … Continue reading

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Comma Butterfly Caterpillar on Gooseberries

I was looking at my Gooseberries today (on the lookout for sawfly which can decimate them very quickly), and I saw this caterpillar. I’ve never seen it before and as it was eating the leaves of the Gooseberry, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Gentle stroll around Attenborough Nature Reserve – Caterpillars and Butterflies

Its been a while since I published anything here, we’ve spent most of the sunny days either at the allotment or in the garden rather than out walking. However, for a change yesterday we went for a gentle stroll in … Continue reading

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