All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Dense Blazing Star</strong>  
<em>Liatris spicata</em> / Composite Family
Corbin, KY
August 1, 2008

This male Tiger Swallowtail butterfly is drinking nectar from these blazing star plants. Like many other members of the Composite family t...
Dense Blazing Star
Liatris spicata / Composite Family
Corbin, KY
August 1, 2008

This male Tiger Swallowtail butterfly is drinking nectar from these blazing star plants. Like many other members of the Composite family they are good nectar flowers, each tiny bloom produces a small amount of food for the butterflies, moths, and bees.

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