Sighting for July 6, 2022

Lucy Merrill-Hills

My backyard, New Castle
Garfield County, CO

Today while gardening, I saw seven butterfly species in my yard, three of which were nectaring on my Zinnias and Catmint.

Sunny, high 70’s

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 11
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Mylitta Crescent 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1

Two-tailed Swallowtail

Mylitta Crescent

Western Tiger Swallowtail

Cabbage White