Ladybird

Ladybird

Observation - Ladybird - UK and Ireland. Description: Small ladybird found and rescued whilst washing spinach from garden. Help with ID would be appreciated. Also, as this was so small, do ladybirds grow once emerged from pupa or do they emerge full size?

Small ladybird found and rescued whilst washing spinach from garden. Help with ID would be appreciated. Also, as this was so small, do ladybirds grow once emerged from pupa or do they emerge full size?