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Christine’s walks: 4 June 2013

by Christine Hanrahan Tuesday afternoon at the garden, June 4th, and a lovely day to be wandering through the FWG. Mating pair of silvery blue butterflies Silvery blue butterflies were fluttering around in many locations, including this mating pair near the new woods. Common ringlets were indeed common that day but hard to [...]

2018-01-02T18:50:59+00:00 June 8th, 2013|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|

Overwintering butterflies

by Christine Hanrahan Milbert's Tortoiseshell on 27 May 2010 Winter may seem an odd time to be thinking of butterflies, but on your winter walk, you may actually be passing a butterfly or two, without knowing it. How can that be, you may ask? Well, our overwintering butterflies frequently find hibernation sites under [...]

2018-01-26T18:00:51+00:00 January 9th, 2013|Fletcher Wildlife Garden|