Butterfly sighting

Jun 12 2017

Beth Stetenfeld

Location: McFarland garden
Dane County

Hot day; 90 degrees; calm. Tiger Swallowtail flew into the Mock Orange tree, which is at peak bloom, and nectared on multiple blooms. Silver-Spotted Skipper repeatedly nectared on Lamium groundcover.

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper