Anthony Sargeant photographed this butterfly (3) in his Shropshire Garden this summer.

Photographed in September 2015

Photographed in September 2015

Tony Sargeant took this photograph of a Small Tortoiseshell butterfly (Aglais urticae) in the garden of his Shropshire (UK) home in September 2015. It has particularly lovely pale blue little arrowhead markings along the trailing edge of its wings. It is feeding on a buddleia (often known as ‘The Butterfly Plant’ – and for very good reason).


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