"Thanks Randy! Randy your pictures are always so beautiful! Are all those butterflies in your yard? I mostly have monarchs, long wing zebras, Julia's, gulf fritillaries,skippers, hairstreaks, sulphurs. I think I saw an Atala the other day. Was…"
Here are some pictures of the Longwing Zebra butterfly. My yard is so busy this year with butterflies. The long wing zebra is devouring many of my vines. They have totally gone through on passionvine now they are…"
"Randy your pictures are always so beautiful!
Took this picture last night at dusk. My garden is just full of butterflies but I don't think we have the variety that you do Randy.
Any how the picture is of the Long Wing Zebra are…"
"Unfortunately we lose them about November and can't grow much except with heat under lights until sun returns in March. Petunias especially need some heat to start them again in January here. A mild winter I can sometimes save one but…"
"Elizabeth, that one is Quasar. It's my first year with it and I think it's a winner! All these get various amounts of morning sun even though there's a tree above & in front, I still have to water them daily due to wilting by noon…"
"I water at least once every hot day and fertilize with water soluble at least once a week, sometimes more when temperatures and sun are full blast as they were in June and July. They do not get full south sun either---either east or west is what I…"