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Usually the first butterfly to emerge in spring, the Cabbage White has continual broods and may be seen flying all months of the year when temperatures are higher than the mid-50s Fahrenheit.
Range: North America south of central Canada to southern Mexico. Introduced in Hawaii, Bermuda, Australia, and New Zealand. Open space including weedy areas, gardens, roadsides, cities, and suburbs. Host Plants: Mustard Family (Brassicaceae), Nasturtium (Tropaeolaceae), Caper (Capparaceae), and Mignonette (Reseda odorata).
These were first observed flying on March 19th.