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Le Brun des Pélargoniums

Posted by
Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h (Valence d'Albigeois, France) on 26 March 2020 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Ce petit papillon d'origine Sud-Africaine importée accidentellement en France en 1997, profite du soleil pour visiter le jardin. Attention, sa chenille verte s'attaque exclusivement aux géraniums cultivés qui alors se dessèchent et ne fleurissent pas.
This small butterfly of South African origin accidentally imported into France in 1997, takes advantage of the sun to visit the garden. Be careful, its green caterpillar exclusively attacks cultivated geraniums which then dry out and do not flower