I became sidetracked during coop construction today when I saw this beautiful butterfly fluttering about my lilacs. Turns out that it is a Canadian Tiger Swallowtail.

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail in my Korean Lilacs

Butterfly in the Lilacs

The lupine I planted last fall is in bloom; it’s the most beautiful peachy-pink shade.

Butterfly: It goes where it pleases and it pleases wherever it goes.
~Author Unknown