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Summer Azure Butterfly

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Black Swallowtail

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The Sky at Dusk Tonight

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White Cosmos at Dusk

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Clearwing Hummingbird Moth

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Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos)

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Female Hummingbird at the Feeder

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

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Great Spangled Fritillary

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Monarch Caterpillar

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Eastern Kingbird

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Birds Planted This

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The birds accidentally planted this sunflower near our side door and we let it grow.  It started to open today.

Say Hello to my Little Friend

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Blue Jay

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Blue Jay taking a refreshing drink of water on a very warm day.

Hummingbird Moth

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Like clockwork, the Hummingbird Moths make their appearance on our property every year during the second week in July.

Sumac Frame

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Tonight's sunset framed by Staghorn Sumac and a few grapevines.  I always thought sumac was somewhat exotic looking.  I recently learned that it is a member of the cashew family.

Fledgling Great-crested Flycatcher

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A pair of Great-crested Flycatchers used a Bluebird box in our yard this spring!

Tonight's Breathtaking Sunset

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Great Crested Flycatcher

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A Moment in Time

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Happy July!

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