Past Years

Milbert's Tortoiseshell, July 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Milbert’s Tortoiseshell, July 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Sulphur on English Marigold, Aug 14 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Sulphur on English Marigold, Aug 14 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Ducklings, Aug 14 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Ducklings, Aug 14 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Slug, August 13 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Slug, August 13 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eupatorium Borer Moth (Carmenta bassiformis), Aug 13 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Katydid, Aug 12, 2014, by Ron Rowan

Katydid, Aug 12, 2014, by Ron Rowan

Hickory Tussock Moth caterpillar, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Hickory Tussock Moth caterpillar, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Dew on Cinquefoil flower, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Dew on Cinquefoil flower, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Datura Flower, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Datura Flower, Aug 12 2014, by Ron Rowan

Painted Lady, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Painted Lady, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Monarch, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Monarch, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Monarch, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Monarch, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Comma, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Comma, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Comma, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Comma, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Black Swallow-tail, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Black Swallow-tail, July 31 2014, by Ron Rowan

Sulphur, August 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Sulphur, August 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Three Red-Spotted Admirals, August 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Three Red-Spotted Admirals, August 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Red-spotted Admiral, August 1 2014, by Doug Welch

Red-spotted Admiral, August 1 2014, by Doug Welch

Horace's Duskywing, August 1 2014, by Doug Welch

Horace’s Duskywing, August 1 2014, by Doug Welch

Red-spotted Admiral on Four o'clock plant, by Jim Nelson, Jul4 4 2014

Red-spotted Admiral on Four o’clock plant, by Jim Nelson, Jul4 4 2014

Question Mark on Purple Cone Flower, July 15 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Question Mark on Purple Cone Flower, July 15 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Tussock Moth Caterpillars eating Milkweed, July 17 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Tussock Moth Caterpillars eating Milkweed, July 17 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Banded Hairstreak on Santolina -- by doug welch, July 5

Banded Hairstreak on Santolina — by Doug Welch, July 5 2014

Red Admiral on Purple Coneflower, July 15 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Red Admiral on Purple Coneflower, July 15 2014, by Michelle Sharp

American Painted Lady on Lantana, July 20 2014, by Michelle Sharp

American Painted Lady on Lantana, July 20 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Monarch Caterpillar, July 6 2014, by Michelle Clark

Monarch Caterpillar, July 6 2014, by Michelle Clark

Pearl Crescent, July 7 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, July 7 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Dragonfly, July 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Dragonfly, July 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Garter Snake, June 10 2014, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Garter Snake, June 10 2014, by Ron Rowan

American Painted Lady, July 3 2014, by Bonnie

American Painted Lady, July 3 2014, by Bonnie

American Painted Lady, July 3 2014, by Bonnie

American Painted Lady, July 3 2014, by Bonnie

Buckeye Butterfly, Junonia coenia, July 8 2014, by Ron Rowan

Buckeye Butterfly, Junonia coenia, July 8 2014, by Ron Rowan

Summer Azure on Privet - June 24 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Summer Azure on Privet – June 24 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Silver Spotted Skipper on Thistle -- June 28 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Silver Spotted Skipper on Thistle — June 28 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Red-spotted Purple on Privet -- July 8 2014, by Bonnie

Red-spotted Purple on Privet — July 8 2014, by Bonnie

Red Admiral on Buddleia Alternifolia -- June 25 2014 by Michelle Sharp

Red Admiral on Buddleia Alternifolia — June 25 2014 by Michelle Sharp

Nessus Sphinx on Privet June 22 2014, by Doug Moore

Nessus Sphinx on Privet June 22 2014, by Doug Welch

Monarch on Milkweed, June 26 2014, By Michelle Sharp

Monarch on Milkweed, June 26 2014, By Michelle Sharp

Little Wood Satyr, June 21 2014, by Doug Welch

Little Wood Satyr, June 21 2014, by Doug Welch

Cabbage Whites mating, June 24, 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Cabbage Whites mating, June 24, 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Mourning Cloak on Cedar, June 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Mourning Cloak on Cedar, June 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Question Mark on Cedar, July 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Question Mark on Cedar, July 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Monarch Caterpillar hiding in Milkweed, July 3 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Monarch Caterpillar hiding in Milkweed, July 3 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on Privet, June 21 2014, by Doug Welch

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on Privet, June 21 2014, by Doug Welch

Eastern Comma on Buddleia Alternifoliam June 25 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Comma on Buddleia Alternifoliam June 25 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Comma on Buddleia Alternifolia, June 24 2014 by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Comma on Buddleia Alternifolia, June 24 2014 by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Comma, June 24 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Comma, June 24 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Common Ringlet, June 20 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Common Ringlet, June 20 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Young Eastern Forktail, June 2 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Young Eastern Forktail, June 2 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Forktail, June 2 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Forktail, June 2 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Green Darner, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Green Darner, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Carpenter Bee, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Carpenter Bee, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Black Swallowtail, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Black Swallowtail, June 1 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Wild Indigo Duskywing, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Wild Indigo Duskywing, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Phidippus audax (Common Jumping Spider), May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Phidippus audax (Common Jumping Spider), May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Honey Bee, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Honey Bee, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

White Striped Black Moth, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

White Striped Black Moth, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

8 Spotted Forester Moth, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

8 Spotted Forester Moth, May 31 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Tiger Swallowtail, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Tiger Swallowtail, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, May 30 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Song Sparrow, May 29 2014, by Michelle sharp

Song Sparrow, May 29 2014, by Michelle sharp

Amphion floridensis,€“ Nessus Sphinx, May 27 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Amphion floridensis,€“ Nessus Sphinx, May 27 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Indigo Duskywing, May 26 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Indigo Duskywing, May 26 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Mint Moth, May 25 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Mint Moth, May 25 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Red Admiral, May 6 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Red Admiral, May 6 2014, by Michelle Sharp

Mourning Cloak, May 6 2014, by Michelle Sharpe

Mourning Cloak, May 6 2014, by Michelle Sharpe

Pipe Vine Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Pipe Vine Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Pipe Vine Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Pipe Vine Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

White-Lined Sphinx Moth, by Jim Upton

White-Lined Sphinx Moth, by Jim Upton

Surprised Eastern Chipmunk, by Michelle Sharp

Surprised Eastern Chipmunk, by Michelle Sharp

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, by Doug Welch

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, by Doug Welch

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, by Doug Welch

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, by Doug Welch

Red-spotted Admiral, by Jim Utton

Red-spotted Admiral, by Jim Utton

Pelecinid Wasp

Pelecinid Wasp, by Michelle Sharp

Monarchs Mating, by Michelle Sharp

Monarchs Mating, by Michelle Sharp

Hummingbird, by Michelle Sharp

Hummingbird, by Michelle Sharp

Giant Swallowtail, by Bonnie Kinder

Giant Swallowtail, by Bonnie Kinder

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Mike Veltri

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Mike Veltri

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Mike Veltri

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Mike Veltri

Crab Spider eating a Viceroy, by Michelle Sharp

Crab Spider eating a Viceroy, by Michelle Sharp

Crab Spider and Bumble Bee, by Michelle Sharp

Crab Spider and Bumble Bee, by Michelle Sharp

Spicebush Swallowtail, by Doug Welch

Spicebush Swallowtail, by Doug Welch

Spicebush Swallowtail, by Doug Welch

Spicebush Swallowtail, by Doug Welch

Peck Skipper, by Ron Rowan

Peck Skipper, by Ron Rowan

Silver-spotted Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Silver-spotted Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Michelle Sharp

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Michelle Sharp

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Michelle Sharp

Baltimore Checkerspot, by Michelle Sharp

Cedar Waxwing, by Michelle Sharp

Cedar Waxwing, by Michelle Sharp

Dogbane Beetle, by Michelle Sharp

Dogbane Beetle, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Black Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Black Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Black Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Eastern Black Swallowtail, by Michelle Sharp

Eight-spotted Forester Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Eight-spotted Forester Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Jagged Ambush Bug, by Michelle Sharp

Jagged Ambush Bug, by Michelle Sharp

Leonard Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Leonard Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Pearl Crescent, by Ron Rowan

Pearl Crescent, by Ron Rowan

Mason or Potters Wasp, by Ron Rowan

Mason or Potters Wasp, by Ron Rowan

Carpenter Bee, by Ron Rowan

Carpenter Bee, by Ron Rowan

Shamrock Spider, by Ron Rowan

Shamrock Spider, by Ron Rowan

Green Metallic Bee, by Ron Rowan

Green Metallic Bee, by Ron Rowan

Leonard Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Leonard Skipper, by Michelle Sharp

Dogwood Sawfly Larva, by Ron Rowan

Dogwood Sawfly Larva, by Ron Rowan

Banded Garden Spider, by Ron Rowan

Banded Garden Spider, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Moth, by Ron Rowan

Ruby-throated Hummingbird , by Ron Rowan

Bronze Copper

Bronze Copper

The Urquhart Butterfly Garden is a popular destination for photographers. Click on any of the images to see them larger.

 

 

Thick-Headed Fly

Thick-Headed Fly, by Ron Rowan

Yellow-collared Scape Moth

Yellow-collared Scape Moth, by Ron Rowan

Woodlouse

Woodlouse, by Ron Rowan

Wool Carder Bee - Leafcutting Bee - Anthidium manicatum

Wool Carver Bee – Leafcutting Bee – Anthidium manicatum, by Ron Rowan

Wild Columbine Aquilegia canadensis

Wild Columbine Aquilegia canadensis, by Ron Rowan

Red-Spotted Purple Butterfly

Red-Spotted Purple Butterfly, by Ron Rowan

Praying Mantis

Praying Mantis, by Ron Rowan

Monarch Butterfly Caterpillar Feeding On Milkweed

Monarch Butterfly Caterpillar Feeding On Milkweed, by Ron Rowan

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur

Common Buckeye

Common Buckeye

Common Ringlet

Common Ringlet

Eastern Tailed Blue

Eastern Tailed Blue

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus, by Ron Rowan

Monarch Butterfly on Lantana flower

Monarch Butterfly on Lantana flower, by Ron Rowan

Monarch Butterfly

Monarch Butterfly, by Ron Rowan

Leopard Frog

Leopard Frog, by Ron Rowan

Wild Indigo Duskywing - Erynnis baptisiae

Wild Indigo Duskywing – Erynnis baptisiae, by Ron Rowan

Little Wood Satyr Butterfly - Megisto cymela

Little Wood Satyr Butterfly – Megisto cymela, by Ron Rowan

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Hummingbird Moth

Hummingbird Moth

Hummingbird Moth

Hummingbird Moth

Monarch

Monarch

Humpback Orb Weaver Spider

Humpback Orb Weaver Spider, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, by Ron Rowan

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth, by Ron Rowan

Green Darner Dragonfly

Green Darner Dragonfly, by Ron Rowan

Mourning Cloak

Mourning Cloak

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Question Mark

Question Mark

Red Admiral

Red Admiral

Green Darner Dragon Fly

Green Darner Dragon Fly, by Ron Rowan

Great Spangled Fritillary Butterfly Speyeria cybele

Great Spangled Fritillary Butterfly Speyeria cybele, by Ron Rowan

Great Golden Digger Wasp

Great Golden Digger Wasp, by Ron Rowan

Great Black Wasp Sphex pensylvanica

Great Black Wasp Sphex pensylvanica, by Ron Rowan

Grasshopper

Grasshopper, by Ron Rowan

Crab Spider - Xysticus sp

Crab Spider – Xysticus sp, by Ron Rowan

 

Silver-spotted Skipper

Peck’s Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Variegated Fritillary

Viceroy

Viceroy

Viceroy

Viceroy

Eight-spotted Forester Caterpillar (moth), by Michelle Sharp

Eight-spotted Forester Caterpillar (moth), by Michelle Sharp

Grape Leaf Folder Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Grape Leaf Folder Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Grey Catbird, by Michelle Sharp

Grey Catbird, by Michelle Sharp

Plume Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Plume Moth, by Michelle Sharp

Red-tailed Hawk (imm), by Michelle Sharp

Red-tailed Hawk (imm), by Michelle Sharp

Milk Snake, by Michelle Sharp

Milk Snake, by Michelle Sharp

Female Wood Duck and Ducklings, by Michelle Sharp

Female Wood Duck and Ducklings, by Michelle Sharp

Red-spotted Purple

Red-spotted Purple

Cottontail

Cottontail, by Ron Rowan

Bumblebee In Flower

Bumblebee In Flower, by Ron Rowan

Buckeye Butterfly Junonia coenia

Buckeye Butterfly Junonia coenia, by Ron Rowan

Blue Heron

Blue Heron, by Ron Rowan

Black and Yellow Garden Spider

Black and Yellow Garden Spider, by Ron Rowan

Big Splash For A Little Guy

Big Splash For A Little Guy, by Ron Rowan

Banded Garden Spider - Argiope trifasciata

Banded Garden Spider – Argiope trifasciata, by Ron Rowan

Bee Balm flower

Bee Balm flower, by Ron Rowan

Pearl Crescent Butterfly

Pearl Crescent Butterfly, by Ron Rowan

3 thoughts on “Past Years

  1. Wow! Did not know this park existed till today – can’t wait for the nice weather to check it out. Thanks to all for creating it.

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