This was hanging out near a wetland area. My second picture shows the butterfly landing near two spiders that were very much eyeing the butterfly. One tried to move towards it but the butterfly flew off
This specimen was seen within the cemetery grounds. It is a mature tree attaining a height of about thirty meters. It is somewhat south of its native range, and thus i suspect was planted as a special specimen tree within the cemetery.
My first thought was that it was a teasel flower that was dead from last season. I have never seen an Echinacea flower's dead head but I am actually thinking this looks more something like that then a teasel