This Red-Bellied Woodpecker, spotted at the Royal Botanical Gardens, wants to become a Full-Bellied Woodpecker. Submitted by Alan Stupart.
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”.
“It’s any wonder how I spotted this guy being so well camouflaged in the greenery and the Royal Botanical Gardens Frog Exhibit”, writes Frances Maas. “These colourful amphibians are on display until April 15th”.
“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!”