Duke of Burgundy

Duke of Burgundy

Observation - Duke of Burgundy. Description: Small dark brown butterflies the females with bright, orange markings, the males paler markings. In excess of a dozen seen on Bison Hill, and more to come as mating spotted. Hopefully the cowslip leaves, favoured caterpillar food plant, will hold out in t

Small dark brown butterflies the females with bright, orange markings, the males paler markings. In excess of a dozen seen on Bison Hill, and more to come as mating spotted. Hopefully the cowslip leaves, favoured caterpillar food plant, will hold out in this dry and windy weather.