caterpillars

caterpillars

Observation - caterpillars - UK and Ireland. Description: Small hairy caterpillars about 1/2 long. Black and yellow stripes along their length. Saw at least 2 dozen on many different plants and climbing the walls of the house. They have been in the garden throughout the winter having first appeared last summer.

Small hairy caterpillars about 1/2" long. Black and yellow stripes along their length. Saw at least 2 dozen on many different plants and climbing the walls of the house. They have been in the garden throughout the winter having first appeared last summer. They seem to eat almost any plant.