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A female monarch butterfly that I raised from an egg, on release day last summer.

Snow covered Joe Pye weed (Eutrochium purpureum) towering in the November prairie garden.

Another butterfly today! An eastern comma (Polygonia comma) sunning on a tree in the backyard.

A monarch butterfly on sweet Joe-Pye Weed (Eutrochium purpureum) in the prairie garden last July.

A female monarch butterfly on butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa) in the prairie garden last August.

Dreaming of summer on this cold, gloomy day. A monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) on sweet Joe-Pye Weed (Eutrochium purpureum) in the prairie garden last August.

A male fiery skipper butterfly (Hylephila phyleus) on smooth blue aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) in the prairie garden.

A cabbage white butterfly (Pieris rapae) on New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae) in the prairie garden.

There's still dragonflies to be seen in October. Here's a blue dasher dragonfly (Pachydiplax longipennis) in the prairie garden today.

A close-up of a black saddlebags dragonfly (Tramea lacerata) in the prairie garden today.

A male monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) on a New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae) in the backyard.

This male monarch butterfly let me get so close that I was able to get this detailed shot of his wing. Their wings look like they're woven. So amazing!

This male monarch butterfly spent over 45 minutes on our 7-foot tall New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae) in the backyard today!

A common green darner dragonfly (Anax junius) in the backyard prairie garden today!

A close-up of a female autumn meadowhawk dragonfly (Sympetrum vicinum) in the prairie meadow.

A clouded sulphur butterfly (Colias philodice) on smooth blue aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) in the prairie garden.

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