April in the butterfly garden

April butterflies

Orange Tip Speckled Wood Green-veined White Holly Blue Small White

Brimstone Peacock Small Tortoiseshell Comma

The butterflies that I have seen in my garden during April are:

Brimstone, Comma, Green-veined White, Holly Blue, Orange Tip, Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell, Small White, Speckled Wood

Other common garden butterflies that you might see are:

Large White, Painted Lady, Red Admiral

and more butterflies that might visit your garden in April are:

Brown Argus, Clouded Yellow, Common Blue, Small Copper

April plants

The butterfly-attracting plants that I've seen butterflies visiting in April are:

Aubrieta, Dandelion, Forget-me-not and Muscari

I've also produced an overview of the butterfly year and there's a list of butterflies flying each month on my calendar page.

This page last updated: December 13, 2005