Rose-breasted Grosbeak and a Baltimore Oriole duke it out. Taken at Royal Botanical Gardens by Dermot Picco.
This Heron was spreading its wings at the Royal Botanical Garden’s Cherry Hill. Submitted by Bill O’Brien.
A young Great Horned Owl gave me the eye at Royal Botanical Gardens. Submitted by Peter Granka.
“For the first time in 5 years, the Konjac plant has bloomed in the Mediterranean Garden at the Royal Botanical Gardens”, writes Frances Maas. “Just don’t breathe deep when you stand near because it’s also very stinky!”
“A wonderful morning at the Royal Botanical Gardens to see the beautiful orchids and frogs”, writes Kathy Ward. “This Orchid Disa Uniflora is one of so many beauties; the tiny Dart Poison Frogs were very popular”.
“The birds at the Royal Botanical Gardens were out in full force on Christmas day”, writes Frances Maas. “When he wasn’t feasting on seeds, this Dark-eyed Junco was caught striking a pose!”
Joel Marshal spotted this beautiful Northern Cardinal at Royal Botanical Gardens Arboretum.
“The Scented Garden in Hendrie Park at the RBG served as a stopover for a huge number of Monarch Butterflies”, writes Barbara Philps. “It was truly a spectacular sight!”
I spotted this Red Squirrel feeding in an Eastern Hemlock during a fall visit to the Royal Botanical Garden’s Rock Garden. Submitted by April Severin.
Beautiful Wood Duck at the Royal Botanical Gardens Cherry Hill Gate. Submitted by Denise Turcotte.