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Swallowtail on bougainvillea

Original post made on Jun 23, 2009

Ed Perry sent in this striking image of a swallowtail butterfly: "It drank heavily from the nectar of our 'society garlic' plants before resting and recharging in the sunlight of our bougainvillea, where we caught its image."

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Posted by James clarke
a resident of another community
on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:44 pm

Thanks for posting the photo. We enjoy the butterflies moving in our garden.