The Wall butterfly is orange-brown in colour, marked with dark brown.
months seen in my garden: NONE
months seen in the English countryside: May and August
Wall at Whitesheet Hill, 12 August
Size: 44mm (smaller than Small White - see list of butterflies by size)
First Generation flight period: May-June
Second Generation flight period: July-August
Third Generation flight period: September-October in a good year
Habitat: Hedgerows and Hillsides.
Larval Food Plants: Grasses
Wild Nectar Plants: Thistle
Family Group: Satyridae - see list of butterflies by family