1048 Garden Rose Tortrix Acleris variegana
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)Wingspan 14-18 mm.
An extremely variable species which occurs commonly throughout Britain.
The larvae feed on rose (Rosa) bushes, as the name suggests, but also on a range of other trees and shrubs.
Flying from July to September, it is mainly nocturnal and is attracted by bright lights.