Pineywoods Geranium or Purple Geranium are Arizona native perennial plants. This wildflower can be found in mountain meadows, pine forest edges, or riparian wooded areas. They flower from April to September, mainly in the summer months. I found this one in July at the edge of a Ponderosa Pine forest.
Here is a female Lesser Goldfinch in my yard. The Lesser Goldfinches are only about four and a half inches tall with yellow and black feathers. The males are dark on their head and back, the color can vary from black to dark green, while the females are generally more yellow overall. The females are… Read More A SMALL FINCH
Here is a photo of a Flame Skimmer dragonfly from the summer here in northern Arizona. Here is a little about them here: FLAME SKIMMER
Here are some berries on a Utah Juniper in the Arizona sun. Read more here: THE DISTINCT JUNIPER TREE