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!”
Rose-breasted Grosbeak and a Baltimore Oriole duke it out. Taken at Royal Botanical Gardens by Dermot Picco.
“In the moment I just had to stop and snap this picture. As a lifelong steelworker and somebody so proud of this town, it’s what summed it all up for me.” Submitted by Steve House.
This beautiful little red head was seen basking in the sun near the Devils Punch Bowl. Submitted by Robert Barnes.
“I’m enjoying the second blooms of my Premium Orange Sovereign Amaryllis,” writes Kathy Ward. “This beautiful Amaryllis was in support of the Huntington Society of Canada.”
“This Monarch butterfly is almost camouflaged on the orange Dahlia flower in our garden”, writes Joseph Hollick. “We were surprised that the Monarch is still here and had not yet migrated south as it was mid-October when I took this picture”.
Hypnotizing and beautiful! Submitted by Linda Bajic of Hamilton.
A beautiful and inspiring scene taken on Van Wagner’s Beach to start the day. Submitted by Steve Duric.
The Baltimore Orioles have returned with their beautiful colours. Sandi Schmidt was relaxing in the backyard when she heard this beauty’s call.
I took this photograph atop the Sydenham Road lookout. Submitted by Gedas Blekaitis.