Often common around its hostplants of small pea flowering herbs, shrubs and vines. Caterpillars feed on pea flowers and immature pods. Will feed on introduced pea flowers and vegetables.
You can learn a lot more about this butterfly on this research-quality website (now managed by the BCSA)
|Mature Larva Length:||13-16mm|
|Months of Flight:||jan, feb, mar, apr, may, jun, jul, aug, sep, oct, nov, dec|
|Alternate Names:||Pea Blue|
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