16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Purple flowers taste better!

I didn't realize that Silver Spotted skippers rarely feed on yellow flowers. They prefer purple, pink, and a couple other colors. Good thing for me, I have a flower bed full of purple and pink cone flowers.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Celina, Ohio, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T6s
Copyright: © Tammy Hileman