Tag: Swallowtail butterfly

A Post and Letter to The End of Summer

Dear Summer, We look forward to your arrival every year. And love your florabundance and the variety of blooms you bring. . . Along with the butterflies and bees that follow. We love watching the birds nesting. . . And enjoy your longer days and lazy weekends. We look forward to your quintessential summer flavors. . . Farmers Market peaches,…

Winged Beauties and Butterfly Metaphor for Life

It’s butterfly season and I’m fascinated by these winged beauties! Our butterfly bushes have been covered with butterflies, bees and moths.  And I’m drawn to old gardening books and watering cans like butterflies to nectar. :) How to Know the Butterflies: A Manual of the Butterflies of the Eastern United States by John Henry Comstock and…