Butterflies and blooms

Well, one butterfly – a Peacock:

peacock-on-bergenia-april

The flower it’s basking on is a pink Bergenia cordifolia, good old elephant’s ears, and it made such a pretty picture I couldn’t resist snapping it.

This past week has been the first time this year that I’ve seen butterflies out and about, which is a clear indicator that temperatures are on the rise and that summer is just around the corner, though of course there will still be a danger of frost in this area until mid May, so I won’t be putting any tender plants out just yet!

 

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Posted on April 11, 2015, in Random ramblings and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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