It is the end of summer, Asters are one of my favorite flowers to see each year. When they arrive in my area in northern Arizona, it is usually towards the end of summer. Here is one of the first I saw in the second half of August. Learn more about them here: ASTERS
Variegated Fritillaries can be found in open grassland, desert areas, or mountain meadows. They generally reside from spring to fall in the southern part of the United States, at times as far north as southern Canada. The caterpillars eat more different types of plants that most other butterflies, some of the plants include violets or… Read More VARIEGATED FRITILLARY
Back to one of my favorite places, KACHINA WETLANDS PRESERVE. Here are some birds and bugs… OSPREY, BLUE EYED DARNER, DAINTY SULPHUR, and LESSER GOLDFINCH.
Sunflower season has begun here in northern Arizona!