USE COLOURFUL ADDITIONS SILVER-STUDDED blue will lay their eggs in heather, while honeysuckle provides an ideal spot for white admiral
, and violets attract fritillaries to their leaves.
Other species, including the Essex skipper, white admiral
and marsh fritillary all show signs of serious decline in numbers, despite some expanding their ranges.
This year butterflies got off to a good start with the warm April, with some emerging much earlier than normal, including a white admiral
which was spotted at Bookham Common in Surrey at the earliest day of the year since 1893.
In the animal kingdom, white admiral
and purple emporer are types of which insect?
Matthew Oates, wildlife adviser and butterfly expert at the National Trust said: "It has been a fantastic start to 2011 for Britain's butterflies with a White Admiral
appearing at Bookham Common in Surrey at its earliest since 1893, the White-letter Hairstreak appearing more than two weeks early at Rodborough Common in Gloucestershire and Marbled Whites and Meadow Browns a week to ten days early at Denbies in Surrey and Exmoor.
20) - Problema Tic, The White Admiral
Search for the elusive two-spotted skipper, white admiral
, Appalachian brown, eyed brown, black dash and mulberry wing.
n Join local expert Adrian Miles for a walk around the Dudmaston Estate, Quatt, near Bridgnoth spotting the rare White Admiral
This butterfly is found across the state, with the red spotted purple form in southern New York, and the white admiral
form in the north.
Tall and graceful cosmos "Purity" and compact White Admiral
phlox provide texture; light and feathery, the petals of slender white cleomes sway in the shadows like little ghosts while the starry white flowerets of Nicotiana sylvestris cascade in a multitude of shower-like clusters.
City's kit man was despatched to a local sports shop to purchase some shirts and came back with plain white Admiral
shirts which were worn with the red 'change' shorts.
The grayling, white-letter hairstreak and white admiral
, all found in South Wales, each recorded their worst ever years.