“Your wings already exist, all you have to do is fly” (Anonymous). Submitted by Dave Custeau.
This photo was taken on Thanksgiving Day while my hubby and I went for a walk in Sam Lawrence Park. Submitted by Angel West.
“This Monarch butterfly is almost camouflaged on the orange Dahlia flower in our garden”, writes Joseph Hollick. “We were surprised that the Monarch is still here and had not yet migrated south as it was mid-October when I took this picture”.
A Painted Lady Butterfly sipping nectar from a butterfly bush at the Urquhart Butterfly Garden in Dundas. Submitted by Frances Maas.
This spectacular butterfly is one of the daily visitors attracted to this butterfly bush in our backyard in Stoney Creek. Submitted by Walter Kuchar.
A beautiful Painted Lady Butterfly shot captured at the Urquhart Butterfly Garden in Dundas. Submitted by Joel Marshall.
“THISTLE ,OH THISTLE, WOULD YOU HELP ME ON MY FLIGHT SOUTH?” – Gordon Harris saw this butterfly getting ready for that big flight south.
Our 9 year old Shih-Poo, Callie, wants the butterfly to play with her! Submitted by Becky MacDonald.
I visited the Urquhart Butterfly Garden in Dundas recently and found this American Painted Lady Butterfly with its feeding tube deep inside the centre of a flower. Submitted by Joseph Hollick.
Michael and Penny Holmes enjoy watching a variety of visitors to their garden, including this butterfly, posing on a coneflower.