Photo of Orange-barred Sulphur Butterfly

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Orange-barred Sulphur Butterfly Image
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Life Cycle of Butterflies

  Orange Barred Sulphur Caterpillar
Orange-barred Sulphur Chrysalis (Pupa)

Orange-barred Sulphur (Phoebis philea)

Family: Whites and Sulphurs (Pieridae)

Subfamily: Sulphur (Coliadinae)

Average Wingspan: 2 3/4" - 4"

Habitat: Gardens

Plants That Attract This Butterfly

* May not be available for purchase at your local nursery.

Note: Always check a plant's Hardiness Zone to make sure it will grow in your area. (What Is My Hardiness Zone?)

Where To Buy Plants

Butterfly Flight Range Map

Orange-barred Sulphur Flight Range Map

Photo Credits:
Open wing - Fred Miller
Closed wing - Fred Miller
Caterpillar - Regina Cutter Edwards
Chrysalis - Fred Miller

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