beautiful visitor

TheTradition(9b)March 15, 2013

it's wonderful when the honeybell is in bloom. the smell is out of this world, every bee in the south part of the county must be here, and then there are visitors like this...

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bamboo_rabbit(9A Inverness FL)

Yep until they lay the eggs on the tree and the cats eat your leaves:)

    Bookmark   March 15, 2013 at 7:18PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL(8B AL)

Thanks for the awesome pic, sign of spring! Hope to see some up this way soon. The cats are welcome to eat whatever they want!

    Bookmark   March 16, 2013 at 9:45AM
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carolb_w_fl(zone 9/10)

Very pretty!

& that looks like a Tiger Swallowtail to me - not the Giant (which is the 1 w/ larvae that feeds on citrus) - Giants do not have blue on their upper wings.

P.S. IMPE, Giant Swallowtail larvae do not seem to eat enough to do harm to my trees.

    Bookmark   March 17, 2013 at 10:13AM
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