Monthly Archives: September 2014

Clouded Sulphur Butterfly

Clouded Sulphur, Colias philodice Today I’m finding butterflies feeding on the Maximillian Sunflower. These tall plants with yellow flowers can be found scattered over many of the prairie areas here at the Prairie Garden Trust. This butterfly is known as a Clouded … Continue reading

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Buckeye Butterfly 

Late summer asters are the best place to find butterflies right now. The flowers are scattered all along the paths in the prairie. This afternoon I found this Common Buckeye feeding on New England Aster. Despite the name (“New England … Continue reading

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