Dark Green Fritillary, Barnack Hills and Holes

This is the first time I have seen this beautiful butterfly at this site. It has always seemed the best site in the Peterborough area for a colonisation, being wonderful limestone flower meadows, reminding me a bit of the chalky downland habitat of my ...


This is the first time I have seen this beautiful butterfly at this site. It has always seemed the best site in the Peterborough area for a colonisation, being wonderful limestone flower meadows, reminding me a bit of the chalky downland habitat of my youth (in 'Surrey') where we used to watch this cracking butts as kids.