Daily Archives: July 30, 2013

Crispy caramel wafer wings

The coloring of this male Eastern amberwing dragonfly (Perithemis tenera) really does resemble primeval pine resin spread paper-thin. Late morning sunlight made a quick copy of his glassine span, printing part of it the on the dull wood under his … Continue reading

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Gleaning ultramarine

The bright blue berries of this arrowwood tree/shrub (maybe a Viburnum dentatum) really stand out against the green woods at the eastern edge of the park along Whalepond Rd. Some critter or bird seems to have noticed them as well, … Continue reading

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