Saturday, July 27, 2019

Swallowtail

The milkweed is flowering now and it is not only the Monarch Butterflies who love it. There are butterflies like this Black Swallowtail flitting about having a grand feed on the flowers. This guys right wing was a bit bedraggled but he is still a beauty!  
Taking part in Saturday's Critters. Click HERE to see more creatures from around the world.

12 comments:

Tom said...

...I've seen the yellow one this year, but not this beauty!

Sharon said...

What a gorgeous shot. I love butterflies!

Anne Hagman-Niilola said...

Very beautiful!

Lea said...

A lovely sight!

eileeninmd said...

He is a beauty, great photo! Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend!

Cloudia said...

oh yeah!

William Kendall said...

Quite pretty!

bill burke said...

Very pretty!

Kay said...

What a beauty! I love those tail feathers. Great shot.

s.c said...

A really nice butterfly. Unknown here.

Cath said...

fabulous shot and stunning butterfly!

Mark said...

Yep, they're around here, too.