Small pink flower dotted with white speckles.
about 4 foot tall plant with large leaves, flower raceme about 2-21/2 inches in diameter.
fruit elongated, fuzzy overall
First blossom of the year.
Large water bird, black with white checkering on back black bill and head, loon chick all dark.
I am looking for confirmation or correction with these photos. My best guess is a juvenile Common Yellowthroat. This individual was spotted alongside the bird I identified as a female Common Yellowthroat.
I photographed what I believe to be a female Common Yellowthroat in the underbrush along the tree line.
Female Red-winged Blackbird with grasshopper.