Bird Cherry Ermine Moth update

Walking past the cricket pitch yesterday, we noticed that the Bird Cherry trees that were smothered with Bird Cherry Ermine Moth webs earlier in the year have regrown their leaves, but the webs are still there – they look as though they are wearing tights.

Bird Cherry Ermine moth webs

Trunks and branches still covered in moth webs

This moth didn’t manage to get out of the web.

Bird Cherry Ermine Moth

Bird Cherry Ermine Moth

It’s surprising how quickly the trees look fully recovered, as they were totally stripped of leaves.
Di

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