And Two-tailed Swallowtails were easy to locate and photograph there, although not quite as abundant as the sisters were.
I attribute a great deal of the butterfly activity to the profusely blooming horsemint. It was everywhere.
|Queen on horsemint|
|American Lady on horsemint|
Devil's Claw was abundant but I didn't notice butterflies at it. Not sure what this next plant is, maybe some kind of blue dayflower.
And finally, here's an enigmatic butterfly. Brian thinks it's an intergrade between a Common and a Tropical Buckeye.
And I think, "once an artist, always an artist." So I photo-shopped the above photo just for the fun of it. Maybe I have too much time on my hands. LOL