The Red Admiral
butterfly can be seen in almost any habitat from seashores to town centres (c)Disney and from valleys to mountaintops.
TEESSIDE has been fortunate to enjoy a flood of red admirals
Results from the Big Butterfly Count show the striking red admirals
saw numbers rise by 75% compared to 2016, with more than 73,000 spotted by the public during the three-week survey.
In this country fellow-travellers include red admirals
, two or three species of clouded yellow butterflies, and silver-Y and humming-bird hawk moths.
The small tortoiseshell enjoyed its best year for a decade last summer but migrants, including red admirals
and painted lady, struggled.
has proved consistent, although he was no match for Punchestowns at Newbury in November, since when he has benefited from a break, trainer Charlie Mann said yesterday.
, Peacock and Small Tortoiseshell all love Buddleja.
Wildlife-friendly plants are a plus for the Snowdonia Wildlife Gardening Partnership awards: pictured, a red admiral
on a buddleia
Stinging nettles are vital if you want to attract some of our most colourful butterflies, such as the peacock and red admiral
The men broke into a flat above the Red Admiral
pub in Boston Avenue just before 1am on Sunday, before forcing their way into the bar and assaulting the member of staff.
Garden favourite the Small Tortoiseshell enjoyed its best year for a decade last summer, while Peacocks, Small and Large White also had good years, but migrants including Red Admiral
and Painted Lady struggled.
Now it has created a series of ales named after butterflies, including Red Admiral
, Orange-tip, and Gatekeeper.