Silvery Blues lay eggs on wild pea, vetch, loco weed, blueberries and Lupine. They nectar on lupines and red and White Clover. Quite a small species, they are among the few that hibernate. Males often gather and drink from moist or wet soil, a practice called puddling.
Black Swallowtail | Cabbage White | Monarch
Mourning Cloak | Red Admiral | Silver Skipper | Silvery Blue
Skipper | Sulphur | Tawny Crescent | Tiger Swallowtail | Vanessa | White Admiral
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