Oct 8th, 2014

Leopard Lacewing: 2 Beauties in 1

by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

lacewing butterfly

The top of the Leopard Lacewing butterfly (Cethosia cyane).


It’s hard to capture both top and bottom of the wings in one shot. But here’s my attempt.

outside of a Leopard Lacewing butterfly

And here’s the Leopard Lacewing with wings closed.

Which side do you like best?

Don’t forget — last chance to see Butterflies LIVE!  The exhibit closes on Sunday (Oct. 12, 2014).


Jonah Holland is PR & Marketing Coordinator at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, specializing in social media. She's been known to go for a walk, and come back completely inspired to write a blog post on her newest found adventure.

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