One of our more common winter moths, especially during mild spells, and can be found feeding at sallow blossom in early spring
Flies from September through to May.
Size and Family
- Family – Noctuidae
- Small Sized
- Wingspan Range – 28-36mm
- UK BAP: Not listed
Caterpillar Food Plants
Caterpillars feed on the foliage of a range of trees, including birch (Betula) and oak (Quercus).