spotlight on...Butterflies in The Glasshouse
RHS Garden Wisley, Woking - To Sunday 4 March
The wonderful Butterflies in the Glasshouse returns to RHS Garden Wisley offering a tropical treat for visitors and an intriguing escape away from winter’s chill. With more than 50 species of free-flying, exotic butterflies to meet in the Tropical Zone of the stunning Glasshouse, this is an exhibit not to be missed. Displaying stand-out colours and patterns, these butterflies are at home amongst the lush, tropical plantings, including palm trees, bananas and climbers, as well as aquatic plants that thrive in the warm jungle pool. New species of butterflies such as Graphium doson and Papilio paris will join vibrant favourites for 2018, such as Morpho peleides, Kallima inachus and
Siproeta stelene. During a visit, why not explore the family-friendly Education Zone at RHS Wisley? This interactive area offers visitors the chance to learn about the fascinating life cycle of a butterfly, along with much more.
Information: rhs.org.uk/wisleyAbove: Tree nymph butterfly at RHS Garden Wisley ©RHS CREDIT JULIAN WEIGALL