Feeding upon the leaves of a young Wild Cherry
Covering some distance, via the porch rail
No mistaking the similarity to 'fresh bird droppings'
By: Jeffrey Pippen
Red-spotted Purple topwing close.
These love sipping rotten fruit.
8/20/06 at 10:48 am snacking on 'Ellen's Blue' Butterfly Bush
8/20/06 morning on 'Ellen's Blue Butterfly Bush
Puddling near Louisa, KY
This one came by for my fruit bowl that I left out for him. Loves bananas and apples.
Looking down at the spread wings
Found this red spotted purple in mid-October trying to find moisture in my flower bed that I was clearing. Didn't sit still for long.
Basking on Lantana camara bush.
A Red-spotted Purple on a Black-eyed Susan.
Red Spotted Purple Butterfly resting on my son's Blue Bubbles rose bush, September 5th. 2011. Sandra.
Red Spotted Purple Butterfly on my son's Blue Bubbles rose bush, September 5th, 2011.
Red Spotted Purple Butterfly resting on my son's Blue Bubbles rose bush, September 5th, 2011. Sandra.
RSP nature's real beauty
Red-spotted Purple, Fort Chaffee WMA 6, Sebastian County AR.late April.