Status in Nova Scotia
Uncommon. Typically only found in the vicinity of the foodplant.
Mid-June to mid-August.
Fresh-water marshes, wet roadsides, meadows.
Turtlehead (Chelone glabra
), also possibly Beardtongue (Penstemon digitalis
), which is scarce in N.S.
Similar Species in Nova Scotia
This species is also known as simply "The Baltimore".