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Name: Avedon
NE Tex (Zone 8a)
Daylilies Cat Lover Hummingbirder Region: Texas Salvias Bee Lover
Butterflies
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Avedon
Jun 6, 2013 12:22 PM CST
Just wanted to send along a photo of a butterfly on Stokes aster. The butterflies really love this plant.

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Name: Toney
Tracy CA (Zone 9a)
Sempervivums Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Hummingbirder Birds Sedums Daylilies
Dog Lover Butterflies Ponds
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Cruddy
Jun 9, 2013 12:32 AM CST
Western Tiger Swallowtail on Butterfly Bush

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Name: stone
near Macon Georgia (USA) (Zone 8a)
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stone
Jun 11, 2013 7:01 AM CST
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Spicebush Swallowtail (Papilio troilus) with asclepias tuberosa.

I have that same shot of an american painted lady on stokesia...
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Jun 13, 2013 10:04 AM CST
Great photo's everyone!

Avedon: Wow, that's a pretty picture!

Cruddy: Beautiful shot of that Western Tiger Swallowtail against the pretty Butterfly bush!

Stone: How cool ... two Spicebush Swallowtails in one shot! Thumbs up Love your avatar photo too and I'm curious as to what the kitty is carrying in it's mouth?

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Name: stone
near Macon Georgia (USA) (Zone 8a)
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stone
Jun 14, 2013 11:18 AM CST
plantladylin said:

Stone: How cool ... two Spicebush Swallowtails in one shot! Thumbs up Love your avatar photo too and I'm curious as to what the kitty is carrying in it's mouth?



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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Procrastinator Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener
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plantladylin
Jun 14, 2013 1:06 PM CST
Oooh, a BIG Lubber Grasshopper .... good job Kitty! Green Grin!
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