Zizeeria maha serica: Pale Grass Blue


HortPark, SG 20120402

The Pale Grass Blue is a member of the Lycaenidae butterfly family of small usually brilliantly colored butterflies. The Lycaenidae are the second-largest family of butterflies, with about 6000 species worldwide.


HortPark, SG 20120402

A small, under 5 cm usually, and brightly coloured, sometimes with a metallic gloss. The Pale Grass Blue can be found in grassy areas where it flutters near to the ground and amongst low-growing flowering plants.

Plant shown in the above two photos is Lantana [lan-TAN-a] camara [kuh-MAR-uh]
Bloom Color: Pink, Magenta, Red, Orange, Bright Yellow, Purple

HortPark, SG 20120630


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s