Silver Spotted Skipper Butterfly
Butterfly Size: 1 3/4 – 2 5/8 inches
Habitats: Disturbed and open woods, streamcourses, prairie waterways.
Plants for the Silver Spotted Skipper Butterfly
Many woody legumes including:
- black locust
- honey locust
- false indigo
- Also selected herbaceous legumes such as Glycyrrhiza species
Flower nectar such as from:
- everlasting pea
- common milkweed
- red clover
- blazing star
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