Peach Blossom

Thyatira batis


Wingspan 39 - 44mm. The fore-wings are dark brown with pink blotches, like peach blossom.


Woodlands and hedgerows where the caterpillars feed on the leaves of brambles.

Status and distribution

Fairly common and widespread in Britain. Common in Nottinghamshire and at Netherfield Lagoons.

Best time to see

May to July.