Around the corner and down the road.

top of Darland Banks

Entering Darland Banks,  Kent

A short hop from the local shopping centre is the fabulous Kent Wildlife Trust site of Darland Banks. A great place for orchids and butterflies, including the Adonis blue. I gave up trying to get a photo of one but did manage to snap these other beauties.


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Bee and Burnet Moth

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Common blue


Brimstone feeding on scabious

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Not as colourful but still beautiful, a little moth