WINE RACE 2016 .. MATTc380 .. TRENT 353 .. BEN 347 ...... Garden species:- Macros 357, Micros 365, Total 722

Monday, 2 June 2014

1st June 2014 .. Moth latest

The highlight of the day was during a nice sunny spell at 12.15pm when a Hummingbird Hawkmoth was observed feeding on a clump of Centranthus in the front garden.
No pics but unmistakable.
It stayed for about 5 mins before flitting off to feed on one of the self seeding plants that grow along my street and adjoining gardens.
Below ....
Centranthus, Red Valerian, a good plant for Hummers that flower before the Buddleia, another good bet for a Hummer

New additions to the garden year list :-
Dichrorampha acuminatana

Argyresthia pruniella

Cnephasia sp to be ID'd

Clouded Silver

Varied Coronet

Grey Pug

Burnished Brass

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