Hydrangea macrophylla

Lacecap Hydrangea

This plant attracts the following butterflies:

Meadow Brown, Small Tortoiseshell

Memorable images of 12 August 2003:

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Hidden in this mass of flowers are a Meadow Brown & Small Tortoiseshell

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Silver-Y moth feeding.


Above photographs taken at Stourhead gardens in Wiltshire.

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Plant Type: deciduous shrub

Flowers in August

Height: 2m
Spread: 2m

This page last updated April 18, 2004