brimstone

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an old name for sulfur

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GEOFF SMITH sawa brimstone butterfly in his Eccleston garden last month, while Jim Brady observed several big patches of Danish scurvy grass in bloom along the East Lancs Road, and flowering wood anemone, marshmarigold and white dead nettle - I noticed the latter too this week, at Marshside.
Music, especially the songs of Brimstone Butterfly, is nicely integrated throughout.
A fox pauses to watch as a vivid brimstone butterfly dances in the spotlight cast by a sunbeam.
Jim Brady called with news of a brimstone butterfly feeding over the central reservation on Prescot by-pass, taking advantage of the abundant dandelions there on April 15.
Mr Peter Hillcox, head ranger at Sutton Park, said: "The bright yellow Brimstone butterfly, small Tortoiseshell, Peacock and Comma butterflies would normally be out by now."