Butterfly wing colors and markings can be quite different when viewing the upperside (top) of the wing versus the underside of the wing. On this page we will help you identify butterflies with variations of purple coloration and unique markings on the tops of their wings. Select a butterfly to see more pictures, descriptions, and host plants they need to lay eggs.
What is the Meaning of a Purple Butterfly?
Purple is a highly spiritual color, and seeing a purple butterfly is sure to touch your soul. Read more about the meaning of purple butterflies.