Sighting for July 7, 2019

Denis C. Quinn

1 mile west of US route 1 on Mason-Dixon MD/PA line.
Chester County, PA

I even let one field of Canada Thistle & Musk Thistle go to bloom, hence some went well beyond, becoming flying seed, to no avail in getting more than Cabbage Whites and bees using this plant.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 75
  • Clouded Sulphur 8
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2