Painted  Lady
Vanessa  cardui

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painted Lady



Forewing pointed, upperside orange with white
              spotted black forewing, Hindwing with 5 black spots.
              Underside is mottled with gray, tan and black and has 4
              small eyespot

Photo Details

1. 2.,  Nectaring 26 August 2005, Butterfeild Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah  3. Dorsal, Butterfield Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah -
5. ventral, August 16, 2005 - Hidden Valley Park, Salt Lake County, Utah -  ŠNicky Davis

Wavy-leaf or Gray Thistle - Circium undulatum
Common Mallow - Malva neglecta
And Many other plants

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