16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Swallowtail butterfly drinking nectar from echinacea purpurea

Beautiful swallowtail butterfly visitor that was enjoying my pollinator-friendly garden. I was outside checking my plants when I captured this beautiful insect quietly enjoying nectar.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Dayton, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: iPhone SE
Copyright: © Candice Kalinski