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painted lady

  1. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

  2. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

  3. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

  4. Painted lady

    Painted lady

    Thank you everyone for your nice comments on my images of a sparrow and a coastal path. There were lots of visiting painted ladies this year and I took quite a lot of shots of these butterflies in Kim's garden.
  5. Painted Lady and Friends

    Painted Lady and Friends

  6. Pretty Lady

    Pretty Lady

    Painted Lady that is
  7. Lady with a full beard

    Lady with a full beard

  8. Painted lady

    Painted lady

    can't remember when i posted a shot for this lovely lady, must be many years back. and yes December is butterfly month over here. hope you like it.
  9. Painted Lady on lemon blossom

    Painted Lady on lemon blossom

    The residents association at Sea Ranch operates a number of activities, all available free of charge for residents and guests - in exchange for "sweat rent", i.e. participation. I photographed the butterflies that day at the "Posh Squash" - the community gardens. My brother...
  10. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Thank you everyone for all your very nice comments on my image of a zitting cisticola.Now , this a photo I took when walking at the edge of the marsh on a very sunny september morning. I saw a lot of butterflies of different species flitting about the low vegetation by the path. There were two...
  11. American Painted Lady

    American Painted Lady

    Gotta run for now.
  12. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    ... or at least I think that's what it is.Fully prepared to be corrected. Showing fairly well in a little bare patch rather than in a lot of foliage where I can't get at it LOL
  13. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Feeding in the garden on Wall Flowers
  14. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    The first seen in the garden this year
  15. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

  16. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Looking good in the sunshine!
  17. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    A few days ago , I posted a picture of a Painted Lady showing the undersides of the wings.Today I am posting a picture of the same butterfly showing the uppersides of the wings.
  18. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    There were two of them flitting about near the low wall between the sandy beach and the coastal road.Seeing them was the best moment in a long day , spent birdwatching with no great success.
  19. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Pleased to see two of these in the garden yesterday...
  20. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    A lovely Painted Lady (Cynthia cardui) butterfly in my garden.
  21. The Painted Lady

    The Painted Lady

    A good sized butterfly that is known around the world.
  22. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui: Nymphalidae) Wingspan 5.1-6.4 cm (2.0-2.5 in). Arboretum, Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA. Post Oak Savannah Vegetational Area. Garden area at ca. 96 m (300 ft) elevation.
  23. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

  24. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    I was pleased when I found this butterfly because I hadn't seen one for years. I decided to take this photo even though it was not perched conveniently on a leaf . It had landed on the ground. So , no clean backdrop , just grass and twigs.
  25. Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

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