Monday, June 16, 2014

NATURE NOTES

Found in the Everglades National Park in January.


Viceroy



Orange Julia



Zebra (The Florida State Butterfly)


I am linking with Michelle's Nature Notes Thanks for hosting such a fun meme Michelle, and an educational one also as it makes me look further than the end of my nose!


31 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

they're just beautiful!

Elephant's Child said...

Ephemeral, beautiful magic. Thank you.

diane b said...

Pretty butterflies and great shots. Are you home yet?

Beatrice Euphemie said...

Aren't butterflies amazing? Lovely photos - enjoy your break! xo Karen

Terri @ Backward B Ranch said...

Very pretty butterflies!

KaHolly said...

Lovely butterflies! How nice of them to pose for you!

Gail Dixon said...

They are all so beautiful!

Hope you're having a great time!!

eileeninmd said...

Hi Denise, beautiful butterflies.. Florida seems to have more butterfly species than Maryland.. Lovely photos..

Felicia said...

lovely butterfly images Denise.

William Kendall said...

Very pretty!

Ginny said...

These are awesome! Brilliantly beautiful,and each one so different. My butterfly pictures are not near this pretty. And it is hard to get them to open their wings.

Karen said...

Wow, wow, and wow. Remarkable shots!

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

A wonderful little trio. We've had some really good years for butterflies recently but to date 2014 doesn't look so good.

Margaret Adamson said...

SO beautiful, all 3 of them

Mike Biles said...

Stunning photos. I can only repeat an earlier comment - "Wow!!"

Valerie said...

I love those butterflies. They remind of a butterfly farm I went to... if only I could remember where that was.

HOOTIN ANNI said...

So rich and vibrant in colors Denise!! Each photo is gorgeous in its own way.

Carver said...

Wonderful shots of the butterflies.

Lady Lilith said...

Wow. The everglades is full of surprises.

schmidleysscribblins.com said...

Lovely subtropical species.

Janie said...

Butterflies are hard to capture. These are great shots, Denise!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Butterflies are wonderful in Florida ... I love to watch them, but seldom get a good photo. You're so good!

ZielonaMila said...

Wonderful images, pretty butterflies:) Greetings

Tanya Breese said...

oh these are beautiful!

Roy Norris said...

Wow! amazing colourful butterflies Denise.

orvokki said...

Wonderful. The last one is nice.

Ranita Sinha said...

The butterflies are so beautiful and full of colours..

Marie said...

Really lovely butterflies! Wonderful photos!

Rambling Woods said...

Oh wow, I can't wait to see some more here.... Thank you for the kind words... I appreciate it Denise... Michelle

Donna@Gardens Eye View said...

How gorgeous and special to find these Denise....now if I could find more in my garden.

Florence said...

Gorgeous butterflies!!