Butterflies –

Silver-spotted Skipper – the most prolific butterfly to grace the gardens besides the Cabbage White, Skippers often land upon humans to take advantage of our saltines.

Silver-spotted Skipper - wings opened

Silver-spotted Skipper

www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Epargyreus-clarus

Silvery Checkerspot – a diminutive creature the Silvery Checkerspot flits around the garden landing on the ground to bask in the warm rays of the sun.

Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot - wings closed

www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Chlosyne-nycteis

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