Growing Up


White-lipped Snail (Cepaea hortensis) juvenile – A new generation of snails are appearing in the garden, ready to munch their way through it. This little one has such a delicate and elegant looking shell. Double-click to enlarge image.

White-lipped Snail Cepaea hortensis juvenile

© Peter Hillman ♦ 12th April 2020 ♦ Rear garden, Staffordshire ♦ Nikon D7200


11 thoughts on “Growing Up

  1. If I look just at the shell, Pete, it reminds me of a frosted pastry. However, I must confess that I have no desire to consume a snail, no mater how they are cooked or frosted. 🙂

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