March 14th is Learn About Butterflies Day. Here are some posts from this blog about butterflies… WHAT ARE ALL THOSE ORANGE BUTTERFLIES?, MORE ORANGE BUTTERFLIES…, SWALLOWTAILS, THE DIVERSE LEPIDOPTERA INSECT.
Here are a couple more pictures of Monarchs from my visit to a local butterfly house.
Summer is a wonderful time to see many butterflies in action, including Monarch butterflies. Here is one perfectly posed on among these red coneflowers. I have written about Monarch’s here: BUTTERFLIES
Here are a couple of bugs I saw at the Arboretum of Flagstaff. This arboretum is a botanical garden among a Ponderosa Pine forest in northern Arizona.