Flowering weed, about 6 ft tall (180 cm) in swampy soil.
Boulder, Chautauqua Park, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
Three plants. Look to be planted rather than volunteers.
A four foot or longer bull snake near the Boulder Open Space and Mountain Park Nature Center along the Boy Scout trail. The snake located what appeared to be a mouse hole and went about a foot down inside. Judging from the body movements (thrusts etc.), it appeared to have found something to eat.
Bullsnake | Colubridae
Mouse-ear chickweed | Alsinaceae
5 deer. 2 bucks 3 does. Antlers small, not fully grown back.
Many of these plants in Boulder area.This is the first blooming one I have seen.
Alpine parsley | Apiaceae
Low penstemon | Scrophulariaceae
I lived in Boulder county for a decade and never saw a single snake of any kind. While visiting recently on hike out of the NCAR parking lot in Boulder we saw 4 of them along the trail within the first mile.
Little goslings on a wet spring day...
Very large snapping turtle seen on Goose Creek bike path near 55th street in Boulder, CO. Amazing!
Little baby snapping turtle at Twin Lakes in Gunbarrel.