Zizeeria maha serica: Pale Grass Blue

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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.

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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

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