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On this page you'll find thoughts, advice and photos all about moths. Everything you find here comes from real gardens and gardeners who are part of the Grows on You community.

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Latest photos of moths

  • Moth
    Gee19
  • Meadow Brown on Thistle
    Jbardet
  • butterfly...Can someone tell me what it is please?..
    Motinot
  • Just for me....another Tiger Moth came along...healthy one this time!
    Cottagekaren

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We have 128 photos of moths

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • Moth for Toto
    Bonkersbon
  • Hummingbird Hawk moth.......Macroglossum stellatarum   1 (Petunias.......surfinias)
    Janey
  • Luna Moth
    Diohio
  • Mini moth on chamomile
    Bonkersbon
  • Hummingbird Hawk Moth and Verbena 1 (Verbena bonariensis (Verbena))
    Janey
  • Hummingbird moth
    Flcrazy
  • IO Moth
    Diohio
  • Orange Mint Moth (Eupatorium coelestinum)
    Diohio

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Gardeners' thoughts

elephant hawk moth

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Back in April I cleaned the greenhouse thoroughly and on sweeping up under the staging I found this elephant hawk moth chrysalis....

11 comments

seaburngirl

30 Aug, 2016
Seaburngirl

Who are you?

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It was lovely, sunny Saturday afternoon. So I decided to do something in my garden. You know-the usual-bit of weeding, moving...

7 comments

kasy

8 Jul, 2014
Kasy

Special visitor to my garden yesterday!

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I was enjoying a sunny gardening afternoon yesterday....unlike today I hasten to add, torrential rain.... when right in front...

28 comments

Janey

24 May, 2014
Janey

Colotois pennaria or The Feathered Thorn Moth

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This little chap landed on me. He had come in from the garden. I am saying he because this is a male. The name Feathered...

22 comments

scotsgran

4 Nov, 2013
Scotsgran

Big Yellow Moth !

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A big yellow moth flew into the kitchen a few nights ago. At first we thought it was a butterfly, but it couldn't be at 10.45...

23 comments

hywel

19 Jul, 2013
Hywel

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Questions & advice on moths

If you can't find the answer to your gardening question here, feel free to ask our friendly community. Just ask in the form on this page


Pinkspotted_hawkmoth_helen

Pink spotted hawksmoth

8 replies

nicypaigee

29 Jun, 2014
Nicypaigee

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Emergency ID Please

6 replies

windy64

5 Jul, 2012
Windy64

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Hawk Moth

18 replies

grindle

22 Aug, 2009
Grindle

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