• Species : Charaxes jasius
  • English Name : Two-tailed Pasha
  • Stage : Larvae x 5
  • Price : £7.50
  • Available : Summer 2021?

The Two Tailed Pasha is Europe’s largest butterfly. The larvae feed on the Strawberry Tree*, Arbutus unedo. Twigs of Strawberry Tree (cut in the evening) can be stood in water and will last for about 2 weeks. 

Bay Laurel laurus nobilis, Peach Prunus persica and wild Rosa ssp, ( Rose familyare said to be acceptable food plants but i will not guarantee this, also listed are the following  Afzelia quanzensis, Annona cherimola,  Bauhinia galpinii and Bauhinia petersiana, Berlinia, Brachystegia edulis and Brachystegia spiciformis, African Burkea, Cassia, Cassine, Catha edulis, African Celtis, Colophospermum mopane, Copaifera baumiana, Croton, Daniella oliveri, Guibourtia conjugata, Gymnosporia senegalensis, Hibiscus, Isoberlina, Julbernardia globiflora, Khaya senegalensis, Laurus nobilis, Lonchocarpus cyanescens, Lonchocarpus sericeus, Maytenus, Osyris lanceolata, African Pleurostylia, Protea, Pseudocedrala, Schottia brachypetala, Sorghum roxburghii, Vaccinium corymbosum, Xanthocercis zambesiaca and Xeroderris stuhlmannii.Two Tailed Pasha © devonbutterfliesTwo Tailed Pasha © devonbutterflies