Fiery Skipper Butterfly
Butterfly Size: 1 1/4 – 1 1/2 inches
Habitats: Sunny, open areas such as fields, lawns, gardens, levees, roadsides, and second-growth scrub.
Plants for the Fiery Skipper Butterfly
- Bermuda grass
- St. Augustine grass
- and other grasses
Nectar from flowers of a variety of plants including:
- sweet pepperbush
- swamp milkweed
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