“I took a picture of this beautiful Water Lily in the pond of Rob and Sil Weiss in Stoney Creek Mountain,” writes John Weiss. “A sure sign that the summer season is truly here, in all its splendor!“
Glenn Petersen was out for a walk on his farm and came across this beautiful Monarch butterfly on a Milkweed flower.
Beware my pretty prickly pear, lest pins and needles be your fare! Submitted by John Rigg.
Evelyn Kenna was feeling lucky when she caught this photo of a Monarch Butterfly on the Butterfly Weed (Asclepias Tuberosa) in her front garden. “Monarch caterpillars are completely dependent on milkweed for their survival. This is a “must-have” perennial for every garden!”
Beautiful flowers in full bloom at the Laking Gardens in the Royal Botanical Gardens. Submitted by Randy Newstead.
“Your wings already exist, all you have to do is fly” (Anonymous). Submitted by Dave Custeau.
Taken a couple of weeks ago in the Aberdeen Avenue and Hyde Park Avenue area of Hamilton. Submitted by Deborah Jayne Reilly Smith.
Sometimes a purple Allium can have an “other-worldly” kind of vibe! Submitted by Betsy McBurney.
Spring does not get any prettier than this! Submitted by Ann Lawton-Barry.
A nice little patch of Trout Lilies in Joe Sams Park. Submitted by David Evans.