19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Giant beauty.

A giant swallowtail butterfly enjoys nectar on a purple butterfly bush bloom. I have many butterfly host plants including citrus for the giant swallowtails.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2021
Date Uploaded: 06.2021
Photo Location: Pearland, Tx, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 7 Plus
Copyright: © Joan Tregre