Thursday, October 16, 2014

Favorite Photos Part 2

Hope you enjoyed Part I of my favorite photos! Here is Part 2. This is a combination of the Summer and Fall seasons.

 Adder's Mouth Orchid

 a foggy Lake Odonata

 Heal-all

 Monarch butterfly on Purple Coneflower

 Orange Coneflower

 Jewelweed

 Lake Odonata in summer

Monarch butterfly on asters

 Hemlocks

 Tiger Swallowtail butterfly

 another Tiger Swallowtail butterfly

 a skipper on Obedient Plant

 a Bowl and Doily spiderweb

 Cardinal Flower

 grasshopper on Purple Coneflower

 asters

 Turbulent Phosphila caterpillars

 early fall at Lake Odonata

 pink Swamp Rose Mallow

 Halictid Bee on Orange Milkweed

 Golden Ragwort and Wild Blue Phlox

 Autumn Coralroot

 Skimming Bluet damselfly

 Aphrodite Frittillary butterfly on Monarda

 Club-spur Orchid

 Bullfrog

 Weevil on Cranefly Orchid

 red Swamp Rose Mallow

Silvery Checkerspot butterfly

 Twayblade Orchid

 Great Laurel Rhododendron

 Silvery Checkerspot butterfly

Climbing Rose

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Favorite Photos Part 1

As we come to the end of year six of the blog, I thought we'd have a bit of a photo review. I have a lot of favorite photos, some of which have been seen on the blog before. Since there are so many, there will be a couple of installments of this. We'll go by season, so first up is Spring! 

 Rue Anemone

 Wild Bleeding Heart

Giant Blue Cohosh


Blister Beetle

 Canada Violet

 Dwarf Crested Iris

 Harvester Butterfly

 Rue Anemone

 Shelter Trail with Crab Apple and Redbud

 Redbud

 Smokehouse with Flame Azalea

 Yellow Iris

 a Pink Azalea

 a Really Big Snapping Turtle 

 a native bee on Snowdrops

 Marsh Marigold

 Bloodroot

 Foam Flower


 Puttyroot Orchid (above and below)


 Wild Geranium

 Goslings

 Indian Cucumber Root

 Pennywort

Pink Crabapple

 Garter Snake

 Pink Lady's Slipper

 Showy Orchis

 a Snail

 Three-lobed Violet

Large-flowered Trillium