It Fluttered By.

Newly emerged Citrus Swallowtail I found yesterday looking somewhat disorientated crawling around my lemon tree seedlings. I gave a little helping hand and it flew across the vegetable garden and found this nice shady patch of potatoes to dry its wings. This morning it was still hanging around – looking for a date/mate as it … More It Fluttered By.

Cat? er … pillar.

  Citrus Swallowtail Caterpillar. He is currently living in a  large 5ltr bottle on my desk, safe and sound and away from any potential predators. I’m not sure when he will pupate but when he does there will be photos.   Ark

It Fluttered by

  Citrus Swallowtail. I spotted it through the shed door (yesterday) and managed a single shot before it was over the back wall and gone! And I noticed this on  a fresh leaf of the Lemon Tree by the pond this morning –  first laval stage of the Swallowtail. It looks like bird  poop for … More It Fluttered by