Green-veined White in Hertfordshire, England, May 1971
Taken 31st July 06. Their courtship is elaborate.
Taken 3rd August 06. Courtship on Lythrum salicaria. Male has one spot on forewing, female has 2. Like fairies.
Taken 17th July 06. The intensity of dusting on veins, and size, varies through the season.
Alnwick Garden June 8, 2008
Taken on 7th May 2008, Lincoln UK. This shows well the grey dusting with green veins.
Taken on 11th September 2008, Lincoln UK. Very darkly marked, this could be the subspecies 'thomsoni' as in ukbutterflies.co.uk
Same butterfly as other taken on 11th Sept 2008, showing the reverse. Feeding on Aster.
Taken on 12th September 2008, Lincoln UK. Likely a fresh specimen but I've not seen one so yellow on the reverse. Could be subspecies 'sabellicae' as shown on ukbutterflies.co.uk
On lobelia at Howick hall garden