Sighting for July 29, 2017

Jill Gorman

Home butterfly garden
Gwinnett County, GA

My garden contains mostly native plants (host and nectar) plus zinnias, lantana and a butterfly bush. Today was the busiest day this year with probably 100 butterflies in my small, 1/10 acre garden!

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 15
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 7
  • Horace's Duskywing 5
  • Fiery Skipper 50
  • Sachem 30
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Fiery Skipper

Zabulon Skipper

Zabulon Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Pipevine Swallowtail

Horace's Duskywing

Silver-spotted Skipper

Pipevine Swallowtail

Pipevine Swallowtail

Pipevine Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Gray Hairstreak

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Common Buckeye

Common Buckeye

Giant Swallowtail

Gulf Fritillary