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A pot of Aslepias tuberosa not fully open and already a butterfly has found it.

Basking on a stone in front of where the pot is standing.
Not interested in the Delosperma cooperi plant although a solitary Bee just visited it.

A close up of the comma butterfly

When the Asclepias plant is fully open I will put a pic in my virtual garden.

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Nice shot - glad you were there at the right time! Seeing a comma is always a treat I think - not common round here.

6 Jul, 2022

 

wonderful photos Siris, a super butterfly. We have the odd one now and again. At the minute we have several of the white's flitting around.

6 Jul, 2022

 

I'll try to see what other butterflys are attracted to this plant.

8 Jul, 2022

 

How lovely !!!..We don't get the comma in the garden but there is a meadow down the bottom of our road, also an old train track that runs along side of it, there are always a lot along there....Seen quite a lot of butterflies this week in my garden, whites, red admirals and peacocks, lots of the pretty blue ones during springtime but they seem to have disappeared .Lovely photo's Siris...

8 Jul, 2022

 

Good close up of the Comma butterfly. Sadly, there is a definite lack of Butterflies in my garden this year.

18 Jul, 2022

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