Tuesday, August 09, 2022

Aster/Goats - Sit Spot #1238 - August 9, 2022






1st Arrow-leaved Aster of the season







I really need to work on the fences
to keep the goats inside the paddock.




Tuesday, August 9, 2022 10:30 a.m.

Sit 1238  :  Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy 

+19° (+19°) N 15-23 kph  68% humidity 


Blue Jays,

Catbird,

(Jet - American Airlines flight 2816...),

Mourning Dove,

Goldfinches,

Towhee,

(Traffic noises),

Mosquitoes,


Extras:

12:30 a.m. - Crickets singing,


5:40 a.m. -

Venus shining brightly,

(How long will it stay in a.m. sky?),

Two Bats flying,

Cardinal singing,


6:05 a.m. Dawn Chorus -

Cardinal,

Carolina Wren,

Crows,

Towhee,


Along the Trails -

Crows,

Carolina Wren,

Crickets singing,

Flicker,

House Wren,

Indigo Bunting,

Blue Jay,

Catbird,

Field Sparrow,

Garter Snake,

 

Blooming Plants seen today:

Agrimony 

Alfalfa

Aster, Arrow-leaved 1st 

Aster, Upland White 

Avens, Catlings

Avens, White

Avens, Catlings 

Bergamot 

Black-eyed Susans

Blazing Star

Buttercup, Tall

Calendula 

Campion, Rose

Carpet weed 

Catnip

Celandine

Chicory

Clover, Red

Clover, White

Clover, White Sweet 

Coneflower, Cutleaf

Coneflower, Grey-headed 

Coneflower, Purple

Coneflower, Tall

Coneflower, Thin-leaved

Coreopsis, Lance-leaved 

Coreopsis, Tall

Cucumber, Wild

Culver’s Root

Cup Plant

Dandelion

Daisy, Oxeye

Daylily

Dock, Prairie

Elecampane 

Evening Primrose 

Fleabane, Daisy

Geranium 

Globe Thistle

Goatsbeard, Yellow

Goldenrod, Early 

Goldenrod, Grass-leaved

Grass, Big Bluestem

Ground Cherry, Clammy

Heal-all

Hedge Parsley, Upright 

Hemlock, Water 

Herb Robert

Horehound, Water

Horseweed 

Hosta sp.

Indian Tobacco 

Knotgrass 

Knotweed, Virginia 

Lady's Thumb, Spotted 

Lavender 

Live Forever

Lobelia, Great 

Lopseed 

Marigold

Meadowsweet

Medic,Black 

Mint,Wild

Motherwort 

Mountain Mint, Slender 

Mountain Mint, Virginia 

Nettle, False

Nightshade, Bittersweet

Nightshade, Black 

Nightshade, Enchanters

Obedient Plant

Pansies

Phlox, Garden

Plantain, English

Queen Anne's Lace

Ragweed, False

Ragweed, Giant 

Raspberry, Purple-flowering

Rose of Sharon

St. John's wort, Shrubby

Sow Thistle, Field

Snapdragon, Dwarf

Speedwell, Long-leaved

Spiderwort 

Stickseed, Virginia

Switchgrass

Tea, Oswego 

Teasel

Thistle, Bull

Thyme, Garden

Tobacco

Tomato, Garden

Trefoil, Birdsfoot 

Trumpet Creeper

Vervain, Blue

Vervain, White 

Wood Sorrel 

Yarrow


Seen or heard

from Kitchen or

Kitchen Porch -

Cardinal,

Hummingbird,

Barn Swallows,

Towhee,

Carolina Wren.





Photo Site #4 - North Ridge Trail





Monday, August 08, 2022

Velvetleaf - Sit Spot #1237 - August 8, 2022







Velvetleaf 


Monday, August 8, 2022 10:35 a.m.

Sit 1237  :  Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy 

+24° (+32°) SW 22-31 kph 89% humidity 


Catbird,

(Jet - Republic Airlines Flight 4551...),

(Traffic noises),

Wind in trees,

Crows,

White Vervain,


Extras:

5:35 a.m. -

Bats flying,

House alarm in distance,


6:05 a.m. - Dawn Chorus -

Carolina Wren,

Towhee,

Crows,

Goldfinches,


Along the Trails -

Crows,

Towhee 

Carolina Wren,

Barn Swallows,

Crickets singing,

Flicker,

Garter Snake,


Blooming Plants seen today:

Agrimony 

Alfalfa

Aster, Upland White 

Avens, White

Avens, Yellow

Bedstraw, Smooth (Hedge)

Bergamot 

Black-eyed Susans

Blazing Star

Calendula 

Campion, Rose

Carpet weed 

Catnip

Celandine

Chicory

Clover, Alsike

Clover, Red

Clover, White

Clover, White Sweet 

Coneflower, Cutleaf

Coneflower, Grey-headed 

Coneflower, Purple

Coneflower, Tall

Coneflower, Thin-leaved

Coreopsis, Lance-leaved 

Coreopsis, Tall

Cucumber, Wild

Culver’s Root

Cup Plant

Daisy, Oxeye

Daylily

Dock, Prairie

Elecampane 

Evening Primrose 

Fleabane, Daisy

Geranium 

Globe Thistle - 1st

Goldenrod, Early 

Goldenrod, Grass-leaved - 1st

Grass, Big Bluestem

Ground Cherry, Clammy

Heal-all

Hedge Parsley, Upright 

Hemlock, Water 

Herb Robert

Horehound, Water

Horseweed 

Hosta sp.

Indian Tobacco 

Knotgrass 

Knotweed, Virginia 

Lady's Thumb, Spotted 

Lavender 

Lettuce, Wild

Live Forever

Lobelia, Great 

Lopseed 

Marigold

Meadowsweet

Medic,Black 

Mint,Wild

Motherwort 

Mountain Mint, Slender 

Mountain Mint, Virginia 

Mullein, Common

Nettle, False

Nightshade, Bittersweet

Nightshade, Black 

Nightshade, Enchanters

Obedient Plant

Pansies

Phlox, Garden

Plantain, English

Queen Anne's Lace

Ragweed, False

Ragweed, Giant 

Raspberry, Purple-flowering

Rose of Sharon

St. John's wort, Shrubby

Snapdragon, Dwarf

Speedwell, Long-leaved

Spiderwort 

Stickseed, Virginia

Switchgrass

Tea, Oswego 

Teasel

Thistle, Bull

Thyme, Garden

Tobacco

Tomato, Garden

Trefoil, Birdsfoot 

Trumpet Creeper

Vervain, Blue

Vervain, White 

Vetch, Cow 

Wood Sorrel 

Yarrow


Addition from the Roadsides -

Bugloss, Vipers

Butter and Eggs

Grass, Foxtail - 1st

Hedge-nettle, Marsh - 1st

Knapweed, Brown,

Knapweed, Spotted

Loosestrife, Purple

Parsnip, Wild 

Ragweed, Common

Velvetleaf


Seen or heard

from Kitchen or

Kitchen Porch -

Blue Jay,

Crow,

Goldfinch,

Hummingbird,

Field Sparrow,

Towhee,

Carolina Wren,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.










Photo Site #3 - West Meadow Viewpoint





Sunday, August 07, 2022

Ragweed - Sit Spot 1236 - August 7, 2022







Great Ragweed
grande herbe à poux
(Ambrosia trifida)



Sunday, August 7, 2022 11:05 a.m.

Sit 1236  :  Brush Pile W  :   Partly Sunny 

(no internet connection...),


Cardinal,

(Jet -unknown),

(Traffic noises),

Towhee,

Common Yellowthroat,

2 House Wrens within two metres,

Mourning Dove,


Extras:

12:30 a.m. - Crickets singing


5:40 a.m. -

One Bat flying,

Venus shining brightly,

Cardinal singing,

Mourning Dove singing,


6:05 a.m. - Dawn Chorus -

Only Mourning Dove calling,


Along the Trails -

Goldfinches,

Blue Jays,

Crows,

Common Yellowthroat

House Wren

Flicker

Field Sparrow,

Feather from Wild Turkey


Blooming Plants seen today:

Agrimony 

Alfalfa

Aster, Upland White 

Bedstraw, Smooth (Hedge)

Bergamot 

Black-eyed Susans

Blazing Star

Calendula 

Campion, Rose

Carpet weed 

Catnip

Celandine

Chicory

Clover, Alsike

Clover, Red

Clover, White

Clover, White Sweet 

Coneflower, Cutleaf (Outhouse Plant)

Coneflower, Grey-headed 

Coneflower, Purple

Coneflower, Tall

Coneflower, Thin-leaved

Coreopsis, Lanceleaved 

Coreopsis, Tall - 1st

Cucumber, Wild

Culver’s Root

Cup Plant

Daisy, Oxeye

Daylily

Dock, Prairie

Elecampane 

Evening Primrose 

Fleabane, Daisy

Geranium 

Goldenrod, Early 

Grass, Big Bluestem

Ground Cherry, Clammy

Heal-all

Hedge Parsley, Upright 

Hemlock, Water 

Herb Robert

Horehound, Water

Horseweed 

Hosta sp.

Indian Tobacco 

Knotgrass 

Knotweed, Virginia 

Lady's Thumb, Spotted 

Lavender 

Lettuce, Wild

Live Forever

Lopseed 

Marigold

Meadowsweet

Medic,Black 

Mint,Wild

Motherwort 

Mountain Mint, Slender 

Mountain Mint, Virginia 

Nettle, False

Nightshade, Bittersweet

Nightshade, Black 

Nightshade, Enchanters

Obedient Plant

Pansies

Phlox, Garden

Pink, Deptford

Plantain, English

Queen Anne's Lace

Ragweed, False

Ragweed, Giant - 1st

Raspberry, Purple-flowering

Rocket, Dames

Rose of Sharon

St. John's wort, Shrubby

Snapdragon, Dwarf

Speedwell, Long-leaved

Spiderwort 

Strawberry, Mock 

Stickseed, Virginia

Switchgrass

Tea, Oswego 

Teasel

Thistle, Bull

Thyme, Garden

Tobacco

Tomato, Garden

Trefoil, Birdsfoot 

Trumpet Creeper

Vervain, Blue

Vervain, White 

Vetch, Cow 

Virgin's Bower 

Wood Sorrel 

Yarrow


Seen or heard

from Kitchen or

Kitchen Porch -

Cardinal,

Mourning Dove,

Robins,

House Wren.






Photo Site #2 - East Willow






Saturday, August 06, 2022

False Ragweed - Sit Spot # 1235 - August 6, 2022






False Ragweed
ive à feuilles de lamporude
(Cyclachaena xanthiifolia)


Saturday, August 6, 2022 4:00 p.m.

Sit 1235  :  Brush Pile W  :  Partly cloudy 

+30° (+40°) SW 20-30 kph 62%humidity 


Goldfinches,

(Traffic noises),

(Jet - Air Canada Jazz flight 902...),

White Vervain bloom                                                                                              


Extras:

3:30 a.m. -

Crickets singing,

Bats Flying


5:50 a.m. - Dawn Chorus -

At least 4 Bats flying,

Mourning Dove,

Crows,

Cardinal,

Unidentified bird,


Along the Afternoon Trails -

Flicker,

Crickets singing,

Crows

Hummingbird


Blooming Plants seen today:

Agrimony 

Alfalfa

Aster, Upland White 

Basil, Wild 

Bedstraw, Smooth (Hedge)

Black-eyed Susans

Blazing Star 1st 

Calendula 

Campion, Rose

Carpet weed 

Catnip

Celandine

Chicory

Clover, Red

Clover, White

Clover, White Sweet 

Coneflower, Cutleaf (Outhouse Plant)

Coneflower, Grey-headed 

Coneflower, Purple

Coneflower, Tall

Coneflower, Thin-leaved

Coreopsis, Lanceleaved 

Cucumber, Wild

Culver’s Root

Cup Plant

Daisy, Oxeye

Daylily

Dock, Prairie

Elecampane 

Evening Primrose 

Fleabane, Daisy

Geranium 

Goldenrod, Early 

Grass, Big Bluestem - 1st

Harebell 

Heal-all

Hedge Parsley, Upright 

Hemlock, Water 

Herb Robert

Horehound, Water - 1st on property

Horseweed 

Hosta sp.

Indian Tobacco 

Knotgrass 

Knotweed, Virginia 

Lady's Thumb, Spotted 

Lavender 

Live Forever - 1st

Lopseed 

Marigold

Meadowsweet

Medic,Black 

Mint,Wild

Motherwort 

Mountain Mint, Slender 

Mountain Mint, Virginia 

Nettle, False

Nightshade, Bittersweet

Nightshade, Black 

Nightshade, Enchanters

Obedient Plant

Pansies

Phlox, Garden

Pink, Deptford

Plantain, English

Queen Anne's Lace

Ragweed, False  - 1st

Raspberry, Purple-flowering

Rocket, Dames

Rose of Sharon

St. John's wort, Shrubby

Snapdragon, Dwarf

Speedwell, Long-leaved

Spiderwort 

Strawberry, Mock 

Tea, Oswego 

Teasel

Thistle, Bull

Thyme, Garden

Tobacco - 1st 

Tomato, Garden

Trefoil, Birdsfoot 

Trumpet Creeper

Vervain, Blue - 1st on property

Vervain, White 

Vetch, Cow 

Virgin's Bower 

Wood Sorrel 

Yarrow


Seen or heard

from Kitchen or

Kitchen Porch -

Crows,
Carolina Wren,
Hummingbird.




Photo Site #1 - East Pond Site