UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County
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UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County

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Butterflies

Gulf Fritillary
Gulf Fritillary

Monarch on buddleia
Monarch on buddleia

Tiger Swallowtail
Tiger Swallowtail

Pale Swallowtail on buddleia, 'Black Night'
Pale Swallowtail on buddleia, 'Black Night'

Painted Lady
Painted Lady

California Buckeye on buddleia, 'Honeycomb'
California Buckeye on buddleia, 'Honeycomb'

Birds

Killdeer
Killdeer

Killdeer have been nesting in or around the Sherwood Demonstration Garden every year. One year they chose the Butterfly Garden. Read more about Killdeer here.

Anna's hummingbird on buddleia
Anna's hummingbird on buddleia

Anna's hummingbird on Salvia microphylla, 'Hot Lips'
Anna's hummingbird on Salvia microphylla, 'Hot Lips'

Other Pollinators

Bumble bee on Caryopteris x clandonensis, 'Blue Mist'
Bumble bee on Caryopteris x clandonensis, 'Blue Mist'

Honey bee on 'Drumstick'
Honey bee on 'Drumstick'

Bumble bee on scabiosa, 'Pincushion flower'
Bumble bee on scabiosa, 'Pincushion flower'

 

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