Swallowtail

(Late Summer)

On the coneflower,

A yellow swallowtail’s wings quiver

In the breeze.

This butterfly hokku was written by Donna Ferrell.

The photo of the swallowtail on the coneflower can be found here.

Click here for a short video of this species of butterflies.

2 thoughts on “Swallowtail”

  1. A lovely hokku! I record butterflies in my garden throughout the season and this year there are fewer than previous years, even though I’ve added more pollinator friendly plants!

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