American Lady Butterfly (Vanessa virginensis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: American Lady Butterfly (Vanessa virginensis)

Larval host: cudweed aka Everylasting. In my yard: Delicate Everlasting (Gamochaeta antillana) a Florida native cudweed.

Shown nectaring on: OAKLEAF FLEABANE (Erigeron quercifolius)

Learn: http://bugguide.net/node/view/488

My take: http://nativeplantwildlifegarden.com/make-a-butterfly-everlasting/

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