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Chilterns butterflies, moths, insects

  We continue to find new and interesting butterflies, moths and insects among our wild flowers and grasses at Chiltern Forage Farm.  




Chiltern Forage Farm native meadow

Having removed the sheep from this over-grazed pasture, the native plants are thriving.  From meadow grasses and flowers from May to September, we are leaving them to set seed.  From the distant pinky haze of grass inflorescences to the bright detail of colonies and individual flowers, the diversity and complexity of this regenerating ecosystem is