Buckeye on wild Lantana and view of wing underside on Pentas in my regular garden.
Buckeyes have 'eyes' to scare predators. The underside blends into the background when they're still.
Eupatorium sp. Boneset is already in bloom.
Elephantapus is already starting to bloom, more abundant this year than ever.
I'm not seeing Rabbit Tobacco at all. Weather dictates what grows in a given year.
Sumac had white blooms and berries, when berries
turn red I know it is the good kind, not poison.
Sumac berries, deer treats.
Patches of Sumac underneath Live Oaks with Resurrection fern on limbs and Spanish Moss
Other Live Oaks have groves of Beautyberry which is now in that stage between blooms and Purple Berries. It's a haven for Wildlife.