The Red Admiral

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The Red Admiral Butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) is supposed to be quite common in our area,

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yet, I don’t ever recall seeing one in my garden before.

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I guess the Butterfly Bush was just too tempting!

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What’s mine is yours little friend. Come back and visit soon.

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I am a nascent gardener, rescuer, and photographer, chronicling the journey of the dogs at Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary near Sacramento, CA - and the Memorial Garden we have devoted to them.

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