Spinx moths nectaring on ajuga blooms

PKponder TX(7b)April 10, 2013

I was unable to get a clear picture but there were dozens swarming the ajuga right at dusk. They were small, maybe 1.5 to 2 inches from nose to tail with clear wings. We were just enchanted!

I am just north of Fort Worth, TX.

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Congrats!! I welcome little Thisbe into my garden every summer.
They like to nectar on Agastache and lay eggs on Honeysuckle and other members of that family.

    Bookmark   April 10, 2013 at 8:20AM
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