What butterflies can you spot in the UK?

What butterflies will you see this summer?

Which UK butterflies can you spot this summer? 

We're glad you asked, because we have some inside scoop from our partners at the Butterfly Conservation about species you might see! So when you're out on your family walks, holidays or simply sat in your garden soaking up some sunshine, look out for some winged wonders.

Large White Butterfly

Large White Butterfly (Pieris brassicae)

This beautiful white butterfly has white wings with a black rim around the edge. You can identify females from two black spots on their forewings, which males don't have.

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