03/30/2020 - 15:20

Submitted by mariposa on Thu, 04/02/2020 - 09:58
Location: 
Species: 
Painted lady
Date and Time: 
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 15:20
Number Observed: 
2
Type: 
First butterfly of the season
Wind Speed: 
9
Wind Direction: 
22.50
Description/Notes: 
Two Painted Ladies visiting plants in the back plant area of Earl May Garden Center, Ames, Iowa. Observed by Rita Gartin. Sunny, 63 F/17 C, dew point 20 F/-7 C, north to northeast winds 8 - 10 mph, gusting to 18 mph.