Tag: butterflies

A Fall Walk

I love spending time on the weekends at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens.  Although they’re not big, they have a lot there and it changes every week. More and more I realize though that I don’t go there to think, meditate or even contemplate.  I find that as I wander around with my camera, my brain is…

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More Backyard Activity

The activity in my own backyard continues!  It’s been great fun to have such great photographic opportunities right outside my back door.  The nice weather is helping too, as I wouldn’t be sitting outside reading if it were still so hot and humid. This time, it was the male eastern black swallowtail butterfly visiting the…

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Split Results in Butterfly

© 2011 dogear6 llc Whenever the question is asked what I do with the parsley that I grow, my answer is that I grow butterflies!  Every year since I’ve had my herb garden containers on the deck, I’ve had butterfly eggs grow into caterpillars which then went into the chrysalis.  Eventually it splits and a black swallowtail…

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