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Photos from NOCI fieldtrip at Tolstoi TGPP on 2003-Jul19:
Western prairie fringed-orchid (Platanthera praeclara): flower turning brown Western prairie fringed-orchid (Platanthera praeclara): plant Smooth death-camas (Zigadenus elegans): with Frit-fly (Chloropidae sp) many Sticky asphodel (Tofieldia glutinosa): Woolly burdock (Arctium tomentosum): buds showing Fibonacci spirals Red-top grass (Agrostis gigantea): Tufted hairgrass (Deschampsia caespitosa): Spiked lobelia (Lobelia spicata): Upland white aster (Oligoneuron album): Upland white aster (Oligoneuron album):

Photos from NOCI fieldtrip at BuffaloPoint on 2003-Jul19:
Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): plant Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): flowers Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): flowers Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): flower Dun skipper (Euphyes vestris): on Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes) subtitle: psyche on psycodes Dun skipper (Euphyes vestris): on Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes) subtitle: psyche on psycodes Dun skipper (Euphyes vestris): on Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes) subtitle: psyche on psycodes Dun skipper (Euphyes vestris): on Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes) subtitle: psyche on psycodes Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): clump Small purple fringed-orchid (Platanthera psycodes): nearly-white flowers Enchanters nightshade (Circaea lutetiana ssp canadensis):

Christie Borkowsky identified that skipper as likely a dun skipper, Euphyes vestris = E.ruricola [email 05may].

Photos from Tolstoi TGPP on 2003-Jul19:
Western prairie fringed-orchid (Platanthera praeclara): pale-pink-form now faded - plant Western prairie fringed-orchid (Platanthera praeclara): pale-pink-form now faded - flower Western prairie fringed-orchid (Platanthera praeclara): pale-pink-form now faded - flower cropped tombstone: in pet cemetery Cat (Felis catus): at Can Am Cafe

Photos from southeast Winnipeg on 2003-Jul19:
Flodmans thistle (Cirsium flodmanii): flower Flodmans thistle (Cirsium flodmanii): plant Queen-Annes-lace (Daucus carota): Stiff goldenrod (Oligoneuron rigidum): Narrow-leaved sunflower (Helianthus maximiliani): Purple mallow (Malva sylvestris): blurred


Note to myself: needed are more photos of common "weeds", including:
- Arctium lappa (Greater burdock)
- Xanthium strumarium var canadense (Canada cocklebur)
Some people confuse those two bur-bearing plants, and while their fruits resemble each other, the arrangement of the fruits does not.