April in the Reserve
Posted by RWH on April 06 2013 21:03:25

Warmer weather brings more colour to the reserve with flowering of Primroses, Cowslips, Early Purple Orchids and the important foodplant for Fritillary butterfly caterpillars, Violets. Peacock, Brimstone and Small Tortoiseshell butterflies emerge from hibernation in stone-walls and evergreens and Speckled Wood from its overwintering chrysalis.


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Warmer weather brings more colour to the reserve with flowering of Primroses, Cowslips, Early Purple Orchids and the important foodplant for Fritillary butterfly caterpillars, Violets. Peacock, Brimstone and Small Tortoiseshell butterflies emerge from hibernation in stone-walls and evergreens and Speckled Wood from its overwintering chrysalis.