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Sightings From September 2017

September 28, 2017

Dark Morph Tiger Swallowtail

Dark Morph Tiger Swallowtail

This dark morph Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) was spotted floating around our Native Plant Garden. Although very dark in this photo, it did have a slight yellow tint from some angles!

Photo by Bill Moses. 

September 15, 2017

Jewelweed

Jewelweed

Jewelweed (Impatiens capensis), also known as a touch-me-not, is blooming in our Native Plant Garden. The juice of the leaves and stems can be used as a remedy for skin rashes such as poison-ivy, which it can often grow next to!

Photo by Gigi Romano. 

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