Sunday, 29 September 2013

a present for Anya

 merveille du jour

Saturday, 28 September 2013

a miscellany of marvels

                                            canary shouldered thorn

                                                 rosy rustic
                                                 angle shades
                                               green-brindled crescent

Sunday, 22 September 2013

4 more

                                                           copper underwing
                                    Large ranunculus with feathered ranunculus
                                                      small bloodvein

Saturday, 14 September 2013

3 autumn specialities

                                                        feathered ranunculus
                                                           beaded chestnut (IM)
                                                            black rustic (IM)

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

still keeping going..............just!

                                                          2 tatty old ladies

                                                          pink-barred sallow

Tuesday, 3 September 2013

tailing off

Numbers of moths are now diminishing (except for large yellow underwings), but the odd moth of interest keeps occurring.
 brown-spot pinion (scarce at flamborough)
 centre-barred sallow
 olive (1st. for the head)
red underwing

Sunday, 1 September 2013


The buddleias, lavender and other plants have done great for butterflies this year, here's just a small sample.
 The biggest of 9 buddleias and lavender.
 meadow brown
 painted lady and small tort.
 wall brown and peacock
 red admiral
 small white
 red admiral
small tortoiseshells