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By Windy64

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom Gb

Emergency ID Please...... caterpillars on my butterfly bush. 'Any idea's ?? they look just like the magpie moth i took a pic of the other day.




Have a look at Mullien caterpillar.....its a moth and said to like buddleia

5 Jul, 2012


what a lovely creature, in someone elses garden anyway :))

5 Jul, 2012


A quick Google search and I think Pamg could be right Mullein caterpillar! Thanks Pamg never seen this one before.

5 Jul, 2012


Thanks Jenfren/Pamg your both stars.... you've just reminded me theres some buddleia growing wild next door in a bit waste land.....thankyou both so so muchly. ;-)

5 Jul, 2012


That's really pretty!

5 Jul, 2012


Success have moved them among'st the self set ones next door although they was'nt to happy.... you would'nt believe there must be 7 or 8 bhuddleia bushes, self set o'course all around 5/6 foot and behind them the mother of them all, what can only be described as a 16ft bhuddleia tree.... and they had to picnic on my tiny 3 branched one. thankyou all once again. ;-)

5 Jul, 2012

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