30 Days Wild - Day 27

Looking at our chrysalises last night, I was thinking they looked about ready to hatch. We had to bring them here on holiday with us, and were anxious in case they had not survived the hot car journey. However, this morning, I awoke to find three butterflies hatched, and I managed to set up the iPad to capture a timelapse of the emergence of the fourth. I'll share the video on my Facebook page, Organic Ed.

All five hatched and so, this morning, three boys and I enjoyed releasing our beautiful Painted Lady butterflies into the garden in the sunshine ...