Tag: #buckeye butterfly
A buckeye butterfly floats by very old brick.
The coloring on a buckeye butterfly doesn’t look real. This shot is my favorite in terms of capturing the amazing designs on its wings. Count the colors: blue, brown, black, white, pink, yellow and orange–now that is a masterpiece.
Buckeye butterflies die on our front gate. According to field guides, the adult stage of this butterfly lasts from six to 20 days. I can’t find any thoughts on why they would die in a certain spot like our gate. Yet, over the years I’ve encountered them as shown in the photo. They don’t move […]