Victoria Butterfly Gardens on Vancouver Island in BC, Canada is a vibrant tourist attraction where kids as well as adults can learn amazing things about butterflies. Here you can wander through the gardens with butterflies fluttering past your heads and watch them feeding and resting on plants.This particular butterfly is feeding on a plant but each species varies on what they like to eat. Some of the tropical butterflies at the Victoria Butterfly Gardens in BC feed on plants while others enjoy ripened fruit, tree sap, dung, carrion or rotting plant material and some only feed on pollen.The feeding habits of butterflies may vary somewhat but they way that they roost, send off warning signals, mate and their specific body parts are similar. All butterflies go through the four stages of the life cycle starting with the egg, larva, pupa and then maturing into an adult.Many people that visit Victoria Butterfly Gardens in BC find these delicate wonders of nature very intriguing to watch as they go about their daily chores. Many different species of butterflies are on display at these gardens that range in colors from black to brilliant shades of reds, yellows and blues. There is never a dull moment while visiting the Victoria Butterfly Gardens on Vancouver Island in BC, Canada.Butterfly, Victoria Butterfly Gardens, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/13.0, exposure time of 1/250 sec. on ISO 200, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 180mm.
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