Pineland False Sunflowers (Phoebanthus tenuifolius) display their glory in early summer in the Apalachicola National Forest.
Occasionaly we see yellow butterworts that have white flowers.
On this Chapman's Butterwort leaf, you can easily see the drops of sticky fluid that attract insects to their demise.
Pinus glabraThe bark of this pine resembles that of spruce, hence its common name.
Young pipevine caterpillars eating pipevine leaf
In a butterfly garden, look for the orange Pipevine Swallowtail eggs on the stems or tendrils of pipevines (Aristolochia spp.)
Battus philenorThis Pipevine Swallowtail is nectaring on Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia.)
Battus philenorThis adult has recently emerged and is still unable to fly.