The red-spotted purple is a medium sized butterfly that I commonly see along borders of the woods. However, there has been one visiting my yard the past few days and it’s been quite a treat seeing its brilliant flashes of iridescent blue winking in and out of the sunlight. Enjoy!
Red-spotted purple 3 © 2015 Karen A. Johnson
Red-spotted purple © 2015 Karen A. Johnson
Red-spotted purple 2 © 2015 Karen A. Johnson