Parents with one fledgling.
Saw five California Pipevine Swallowtail caterpillars munching in/on this patch today.
Saw five individuals eating in the Aristolochia californica patch/area of the butterfly garden this afternoon.
Feeding on trail under trees.
Feeding on Black berries.
Common tree along City streets. The leafs are about 2" long.
Is this some kind of ant?
I was on a hiking path and there was a medium sized tree with these buds on its branches, a few were opening and leaves were unfurling.
There were several of these in the house when the light was left on and the door open.
The last of our brood; laid on our showy milkweed 4/6.
Spent her first full day in and out of the yard; returning repeated to these plants.