I had to brake along the road when I saw purple, right away I knew it was Viper's Bugloss.
We identified Shinleaf (Pyrola Family).
On a very steep hillside facing the river we saw Showy Lady's Slipper. Totally inaccessible.
Soon we got to the flats and I showed Marie the Indian Paintbrush that Mike and I had seen here in mid June.
A kingfisher chattered down the river, frogs were jumping, butterflies flitted about.
Webs with dew
Harebell, getting ready to open.
Common St. Johnswort
|Our old friend, Prunella vulgaris, commonly known as Selfheal or Heal-all.|