Butterflies

Butterflies are beautifully coloured insects which can be attracted to a wildlife garden by planting plants that attract butterflies.

October 27, 2011

Comma

The Comma butterfly is a beautiful and interesting butterfly which was once seen only in the south of England but which is now common throughout England and Wales.
October 25, 2013
Painted lady on buddleia

Painted lady butterfly

View painted lady butterfly pictures below. The painted lady (Cynthia cardui) is a member of the ‘Aristocrats’ family. The aristocrats together with the family of fritillaries […]
October 25, 2013

Red admiral

The Red admiral (Vanessa atalanta) is one of the most stunning butterflies seen in the UK and is a member of the ‘Aristocrat’ family of butterflies. […]
October 25, 2013
Peacock butterfly

Peacock butterfly

The Peacock butterfly (Inachis io) is one of the most easy to recognise with its large eye like coloured makings. It is one of the ‘Aristicrat’ […]