Tag: Cabbage White

Cabbage White Butterfly

Cabbage White Butterfly¬†[Pieris rapae] seen in Asheville, North Carolina near the French Broad River on 22 August 2020. ¬†The NWF Field Guide to Insects and Spiders of North America, page 266 says this species was introduced from Europe and “feeds on cabbages, nasturtiums, and other plants in the mustard family.”