Monthly Archives: July 2014

Knapweed time

On this sleepy, overcast Fourth, the luminescent lilac petal rays shoot off this knapweed bloom — possibly Meadow knapweed (Centaurea √ó moncktonii) — like daytime fireworks.

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Yellowbird of happiness

Even from a bit of a distance across a marshy stretch, this Yellow warbler (Setophaga petechia) stood out clearly, cheerfully singing his warbly song.

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