Yarrow are a flowering plant of the aster family. They are native North American plants that are hardy and easy to care for here in high elevation northern Arizona. They attract pollinators to the garden, with flowers that range in color from white, yellow, pink, or red and variations in between.
Garden flowers clockwise: Blanket flower, Sunflower, Baby’s Breath, and Pink Poppy.
Marine Blues are found in open and temporary water places, seasonal pond areas, or gardens in southwestern states in the U.S. and south into Mexico. Wings have violet blue color above and fine barring pattern below, the hindwing has distinct iridescent spots. They nectar on mesquite, clover, or mint plants. Host plants are from the… Read More MARINE BLUE