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A September Tale

Once upon a time there was a very beautiful Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) butterfly flitting about John’s garden, flitting left, flitting right, enjoying the varieties of nectar that John had so lovingly provided for it. 198 more words


Swallowtail in late August

I’m back from a brief overseas trip and it’s time to switch back from shooting in urban surroundings to my more typical nature images. In the meantime, here’s a shot of a beautiful Eastern Tiger Swallowtail ( 19 more words



by Ann Barnes

Like many gardeners, I try to plant a variety of pollinator-friendly flowering plants in my yard. Swallowtail butterflies are frequent visitors and are favorites of my family. 585 more words

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Piscataway Park

Wednesday afternoon I was out snooping around Piscataway Park and the National Colonial Farm to prepare for a hike I scheduled for this coming Sunday… 250 more words


Maryland Butterflies

This is a small collection of butterflies common to Maryland photographed during the summer of 2015 at Cromwell Valley Park. 73 more words


Competitive butterflies

There were lots of other available thistle plants yesterday at Huntley Meadows Park, but an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) and a Great Spangled Fritillary ( 31 more words