In a prairie area in UBNA, found in the autumn.
alternating leaves (autumn and newly planted)
Plant about 1ft tall with many stems producing purple flowers. Have been in bloom for at least 6 weeks.
unidentified shrub. Approximately 4.5 ft tall
small (about 2 inches tall), white capped and stemmed with brown patches in the center of the cap.
I was able to observe two different herons at Yesler Swamp today, one was hunting and I believe the other was sunning himself