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Black Swallowtail, Tiger Swallowtail and Monarch Caterpillars

This summer is the first time I run into all three caterpillars in the backyard.

A couple hundred milkweeds means monarch eggs and caterpillars are somewhere out there. 100 more words

Butterflies

Black Swallowtail Caterpillar

I have been watching the Black Swallowtail caterpillar on the dill grow since they were first laid as an egg. There were three caterpillars and now only one can be found. 73 more words

Macro Photos Of Insects

It's Black Swallowtail Caterpillar Season Again!

I mentioned on Monday that we have a few new additions to the homestead – Black Swallowtail caterpillars! It’s the first batch of caterpillars this season, and I was so happy to see them. 457 more words

Garden Critters

Vistor in my Garden - Black Swallowtail Caterpillar

My back has been out for 2 days now and it was windy and rainy this morning so when I got a chance to walk in my garden it was a welcome change. 75 more words

Gardening

Sanctuary Gardener Update ~ 8/18/14

It’s been brutal in the garden this week, and there’s no relief in sight. The forecast for the next ten days calls for highs in the mid 90s to low 100s. 766 more words

Garden Updates: Weekly Pictures

Swallowtail Surprise

When I got home from vacation this past weekend, I was examining my herb transplants along my front walkway. Most of them are doing well. My oregano has died back, but there are new shoots coming up, so I think it will be okay. 301 more words

Garden Critters

Sanctuary Gardener Update ~ 8/4/14

You’re going to notice a little bit of a change in my postings this week because I’m taking a much needed break in all things labor related. 534 more words

Garden Updates: Weekly Pictures