PHOTOPAGE 396

   

   

 

 Late July 2008

Great conditions for Blackberries this year. I've been able to pick cupfuls in minutes. The canes are laden with tough thorns to make the picking a challenge. Blackberry (bramble) canes impede easy movement in both Winter and in Summer.  

7-26 canal canada thistle ps rz.jpg (424765 bytes)

396.10 Milkweed Seed Asclepias

7-26 canal fuzzy fly ps rz.jpg (356483 bytes)

396.11 Wooly Aphid? Eriosomatidae  

7-26 canal sunflower ps rz.jpg (531620 bytes)

396.12 Woodland Sunflower Helianthus divaricatus 

   

7-26 canal apios americana ps rz.jpg (473331 bytes)

396.1 Groundnut Apios Americana   

The << Groundnut and Blue Vervain >> flowers appear in late mid-Summer and are striking. The Groundnut produces pods with edible beans and the roots They are commercially grown and harvested as food.

 

7-26 canal blue vervain 2 ps rz.jpg (469909 bytes)

396.2 Blue Vervain Verbena hastata

7-26 canal brambleberries 2 ps rz.jpg (292025 bytes)

396.3 My Blackberry Rubus fruticosus 

7-26_canal_brambleberries_ps_rz.jpg (515579 bytes)

396.4 Blackberries   Rubus fruticosus

7-26 canal grapevine ps rz.jpg (473619 bytes)

396.5 Wild Grape Vitis 

7-26 canal teasel bee PS rz.jpg (443957 bytes)

396.6 Teasel and Carpenter Bee

7-26 canal queen anne's lace ps rz.jpg (444255 bytes)

 396.7 Queen Anne's Lace (underside) Daucus Carota

 

 

 

7-26_canal_teasel_ps_rz.jpg (513250 bytes)

396.8 Teasel  Dipsacus fullorum 

 

7-26 canal aphids ps rz.jpg (605935 bytes)

396.9 Aphids  

  Aphid Link

 

 

   

 
    Home  Notecards       Pages 355  356  357  358 winter 2007-8  359  360  361 362  363  364 (spring 2008)  365   366   367  368  369  370 (summer 2008) 371   372  373  374   375  autumn2008 376   377  378  379  380  381  382winter2008-9   383  384  385  386  387  Spring 2009 388  389  390  391  392  393  Summer 2009 394   395  396  397  398  399  400 (autumn 2009)    401   402  403  404  405spring2010  406  407  summer 2010 - 408  409  410  411(autumn 2010)  412  413   (winter2010) 414  415  416