At least eight trees, with Pinus virginiana, Fagus grandifolia, Ilex opaca
Found flying around living room. Some kind of robber fly? Any ideas?
17 acre wood; an exotic bramble
Trail through 17 acre wood, where it follows ditch and rejoins paved trail. We are genuinely curious as to what Tilia this is, and if it is truly native or descended from some planted tree. It is doubtful that it was deliberately planted in this location.
Winter rosette & remains of last year's fruiting stalk.
These two were spooking the red winged blackbirds in the field of corn.
Flying back from the lake late in the afternoon.
Birds feeding in the fields.
Young eagle flying over fields
Coastal Plain area, NC Botanical Garden
Cocoon on wooden fence. About 2 inches (5 cm) long.
Found by Natalia Martin
Found by Zack Scholl
Found on the back side of FFSC
Needles mostly 3 per fascicle, some 2; >25cm long.
Planted in a row along road.