Lupinus perennis flower with our native lupine species and Lycaeides Melissa samuelis (Karner blue butterfly), New Hampshire's endangered butterfly, for whom it provides it's favorite food. This illustration was used for a T-shirt design but is also useful for a book illustration or environmental education materials. Transparent watercolor on paper.
Keywords: Color, Education, Museum / Zoo, Publishing, Research, Biology, Botany, Entomology, Natural History, Natural Science / Nature
© Joan Thomson