A flash of orange crossed the path. Could it be? I wove my way gently through the flowers until I saw him. A male monarch butterfly clung to a stalk of asters as they waved in the breeze. He stayed long enough for a few photographs before fluttering away into the bushes and out of sight.
A monarch butterfly in the daisy fleabane flowers, July 5, 2016.
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