First Green Hairstreak

First Green Hairstreak

Observation - First Green Hairstreak - UK and Ireland. Description: I've been fascinated by butterflies all my life but, until this weekend, I'd never seen a Hairstreak of any description. Mind you, with camouflage this good, is it any wonder? Now I've seen Green Hairstreaks on two days in two locations. I love the tex

I've been fascinated by butterflies all my life but, until this weekend, I'd never seen a Hairstreak of any description. Mind you, with camouflage this good, is it any wonder? Now I've seen Green Hairstreaks on two days in two locations.

I love the texture the light is giving to this beautiful creature.