Butterfly sighting

Sep 17

Beth Stetenfeld

Location: Olbrich Botanical Garden
Dane County

Comfortable, sunny, high 60s, light wind. Butterflies were plentiful and so were the hummingbirds. Surprisingly large number of Fiery Skippers. The Painted Ladies appeared to be warming on the paved walkways.

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Peck's Skipper

Peck's Skipper

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Monarch

Monarch

Monarch

Monarch

Monarch

Monarch

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur

Cabbage White

Cabbage White