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Photo: Robin Somes

Comma: Polygonia c-album

Butterfly food plants
Bramble, Budleia, Devil’s-bit Scabious, Sedum spectabile

Caterpillar food plants
Currant, Elm, Hop, Stinging Nettle

Flight period mid-June to Oct.Feeds on tree sap and fruits.
Caterpillar: Black with orange-red banding and large white spot on the back.