early in the day and fairly cool temp, cabbage whites are about but have not been playing game as far as sitting for a photo. This one at far left very distant
Little caterpillar about 10mm long, when disturbed it wriggles furiously along almost looking like it is jumping. Found it in my greenhouse chomping on my radish leaves.
ID using Collins Butterflies guide
Field Notes - on kale and cucumber plants
Poor picture but black spot are present on the dorsum of the wings. They are faintly visible in the photo.
Way over on the right.
The Small White (Pieris rapae) is a small- to medium-sized butterfly species of the Yellows-and-Whites family Pieridae. It is also known as the Small Cabbage White and in New Zealand, simply as White Butterfly. The names "Cabbage Butterfly" and "Cabbage White" can also refer to the Large White.