Saturday, July 7, 2018

St. John's-wort on our prairie.

Black-eyed Susan.

Female 12-spotted Skimmer dragonfly.

Female, newly emerged Monarch.  Our prairie has abundant Milkweed and we continue to see many new Monarchs daily.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018


Monday, June 25, 2018

SAW TEN SPECIES OF BUTTERFLIES SATURDAY, MOST ON MILKWEED FLOWERS

Gray Copper butterfly.

Black phase of a female Tiger Swallowtail.  Tiger Swallowtail are normally yellow and black, but this one is the uncommon black phased female.  This is only the second time I have photographed this phase.