The Butterfly Garden
Orange Sulphur (Colias eurytheme)
Family Pieridae (Whites and Sulphurs)
- Wingspan: 2"
- Color: yellow-orange with black border, black spot on male
- Habitat: fields, open areas
- Food: dandelion, milkweed, asters, goldenrods
The Butterfly Garden at the Cayuga Nature Center
This summer marks the debut of our new Butterfly Garden. As with any garden, it's a work-in-progress. But we are already attracting a number of species of both butterflies and moths.
The Butterfly of the Day features one of the species that can be found at the Nature Center.