This Longhorn Beetle is on Sandhill Milkweed (Asclepias humistrata)
Forestiera godfreyiThe beauty of these privet flowers cannot be truly appreciated until they are seen up close.
Forestiera ligustrinaTthis privet blooms in late summer while our other privets bloom in the spring.
These shells are a reminder that this land was once under an ocean.
Frosted Elfin caterpillars seem to prefer to eat the flowers of its host plant, Sundal Lupine (Lupinus perennis).
The Frosted Elfin lays its eggs only on the Sundail Lupine (Lupinus perennis).
Callophrys irusThis Frosted Elfin is preparing to lay eggs on the Sundial Lupine Lupinus perennis, its host plant.