July Joy

It’s butterfly season! There’s nothing I associate more with an English Summer than wondering round a meadow as the grasshoppers buzz and the butterflies drift lazily in the heat.

Silverwash Fritillary


Purple Hairstreak


White Admiral
Bernwood Meadow Oxfordshire



I managed to fit in another butterfly trip last weekend to a Berks, Bucks and Ox Wildlife Trust Reserve. I saw my first Brown Hairstreak!

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Small Copper
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Small Copper
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Common Blue
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Brown Hairstreak

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Sherry Felix says:

    Terrific. I am looking for butterflies too. Saw a Gulf Fritillary for the first time in NYC.

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