Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Deer - Sit Spot #1161 - May 24, 2022








White-tailed Deer
from yesterday's sit spot
(I did not have time to down load the camera yesterday.)




Tuesday, May 24, 2022 10:05 a.m.

Sit 1161  :  Brush Pile W  :   Sunny 

+12° (+11°) NE 13-20 kph  71% humidity 


Cardinal,

(Jet - Delta Airlines flight 1202...),

Yellow-billed Cuckoo,

Catbird,

Mosquitoes,

Crows,

Common Yellowthroat,


Extras:

5:45 Dawn Chorus-

Robins,

Crows,

Mourning Doves,

Towhee,

House Wren,


Along the Trails -

Blue Jays,

Willow Flycatcher,

Towhee,

Oriole,

Catbird,

Common Yellowthroat,

Hummingbird,

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Peewee,

Crows,

Red-winged Blackbirds, 

Great Crested Flycatcher,

Field Sparrow,

Chickadees,

Song Sparrow,

Yellow Warbler,

Tree Swallow,


Blooming Plants:

.  Alexanders, Golden

.  Baneberry, Red

.  Barberry, Common

.  Buttercup, Kidney-leaf 

.  Buttercup, Tall 

,  Celandine 

.  Cherry, Choke 

.  Chickweed, Mouse-ear

.  Cleavers

.  Columbine, Garden 

.  Columbine, Wild

.  Crowfoot, Hooked 

.  Dandelion, Common 

.  Dogwood, Silky

.  Fleabane, Common

.  Forget-Me-Not, True 

.  Geranium, Wild

.  Goatsbeard, Meadow 

.  Goatsbeard, Yellow

.  Ground Ivy 

.  Honeysuckle, Morrow's  

.  Honeysuckle, Tartarian 

.  Jack-In-The-Pulpit

.  Lilac

.  Lily-of-the-valley 

.  Mayapple 

.  Medic, Black 

.  Mustard, Garlic 

.  Olive, Autumn

.  Pansy

.  Peppergrass, Field 

.  Periwinkle 

.  Phlox, Wild Blue

.  Plantain, Robin’s

.  Pussytoes, Smaller 

.  Quince, Japanese-flowering 

.  Rocket, Dame's 

.  Rocket, Yellow 

.  Solomon's Seal, Giant

.  Speedwell, Thyme-Leaved 

.  Strawberry, Field

.  Strawberry, Woodland

.  Sumac, Fragrant

.  Tulips

.  Trillium, White

.  Violet, Common

.  Violet, Dog

.  Violet, Sweet White


I think something ate 

our White Baneberry. 

I could not find it any place today.


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Red-winged Blackbird,

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Cowbird,

Mourning Dove,

Grackle,

Rose-breasted Grosbeak,

Hummingbird,

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Baltimore Oriole,

Chipping Sparrow,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.





Photo Site #9 -
Looking out from the west Brush Pile
(The deer was on the far side 
of the meadow yesterday)





Monday, May 23, 2022

Honeysuckle, Goatsbeard - Sit Spot #1160 - May 23, 2022







Morrow's Honeysuckle







Meadow Goatsbeard



Monday, May 23, 2022 10:45 a.m.

Sit 1160  :  Brush Pile W  :  some clouds 

+12° (+11°) NW 11-17 kph 50% humidity 


Song Sparrow,

Catbird,

(Hawaiian Airlines Flight 89...),

Chipmunk chipping ,

Mourning Doves,

Crows,

White-tailed Deer in South meadow,

Cardinal,

House Wren,


Extras:

6:30 Dawn Chorus -

Many Crows,

Blue Jays,

White-throated Sparrow,

Robins,

Red-winged Blackbirds,


Along the Trails -

Cardinal, 

Oriole,

Great Crested Flycatcher, 

Red-winged Blackbirds,

White-throated Sparrow, 

Field Sparrow, 

Towhee,

Catbird,

Common Yellowthroat,

Flicker,

House Wren,

Mourning Doves,

Cabbage Butterfly,

Song Sparrow,

Yellow Warbler, 

Green Frogs,

Carolina Wren,


Tick #10 in my beard at lunchtime,


Blooming Plants:

.  Alexanders, Golden

.  Baneberry, White, -1st 

.  Barberry, Common 

.  Buttercup, Tall 

.  Celandine 

.  Cherry, Choke 

.  Chickweed, Mouse-ear 1st 

.  Cleavers

.  Columbine, Wild

.  Crowfoot, Hooked 

.  Currant, Wild Black 

.  Dandelion, Common 

.  Fleabane, Common

.  Forget-Me-Not, True 

.  Geranium, Wild

.  Goatsbeard, Meadow - 1st

.  Goatsbeard, Yellow 1st 

.  Ground Ivy 

.  Honeysuckle, Morrow's  

.  Jack-In-The-Pulpit

.  Lilac

.  Lily-of-the-valley 

.  Mayapple 

.  Medic, Black 

.  Mustard, Garlic 

.  Olive, Autumn - 1st 

.  Pansy

.  Peppergrass, Field 

.  Periwinkle 

.  Phlox, Wild Blue

.  Plantain, Robin’s - 1st

.  Pussytoes, Smaller 

.  Quince, Japanese-flowering 

.  Rocket, Dame's 

.  Rocket, Yellow 

.  Solomon's Seal, Giant

.  Speedwell, Thyme-Leaved 

.  Strawberry, Field

.  Strawberry, Woodland

.  Sumac, Fragrant

.  Tulips

.  Trillium, White

.  Violet, Common

.  Violet, Dog

.  Violet, Sweet White


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Red-winged Blackbird,

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadee,

Mourning Dove,

Goldfinch,

Grackle,

Rose-breasted Grosbeak,

Hummingbird,

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Robin,

Chipping Sparrow,

House Sparrow,

Downy Woodpecker,

Carolina Wren,

Black Squirrel,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.




Photo Site #8 - West Pond


Transplanted Sunflowers and Nasturtiums from under the grow lights to the outdoors today. It was way too long under the light as the plants are very spindly. Not sure they will make it but trying anyway.








Sunday, May 22, 2022

Mayapple/Mushroom - Sit Spot #1159 - May 22, 2022







Mayapple
We have many plants but few flowers







Dryad's Saddle
There are many of these mushroom this year



Sunday, May 22, 2022 11:25 a.m.

Sit 1159 : Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy 

+13° (+11°) NW 19-28 kph  88% humidity


Crows,

Wind in trees,

Unidentified bird chirps,

Song Sparrow,

(Train),

House Wren,

Catbird,


Extras:

5:40 a.m. Dawn Chorus -

Robins,

Mourning Doves,

Towhees,

Crows,


Along the Trails -

Cardinal

Crows,

Robins,

Red-winged Blackbirds,

Willow Flycatcher 

Cuckoo 

House Wren 

Common Yellowthroat,

Catbird,

Great Crested Flycatcher,

Towhee,

Green Frogs,


Blooming Plants:

.  Alexanders, Golden

.  Barberry, Common 

.  Buttercup, Kidneyleaf

.  Buttercup, Tall 

.  Celandine 

.  Cherry, Choke 

.  Cleavers

.  Columbine, Wild

.  Crowfoot, Hooked 

.  Currant, Wild Black 

.  Dandelion, Common 

.  1st Dogwood, Silky 

.  Fleabane, Common

.  Forget-Me-Not, True 

.  Geranium, Wild

.  Ground Ivy 

.  Honeysuckle, Morrow's  

.  1st Honeysuckle, Tartarian  

.  Jack-In-The-Pulpit

.  Lilac

.  Lily-of-the-valley 

.  1st Mayapple 

.  Meadow-Rue, Early

.  Mustard, Garlic 

.  Pansy

.  Peppergrass, Field 

.  Periwinkle 

.  Phlox, Wild Blue

.  Pussytoes, Smaller 

.  Rocket, Dame's 

.  Rocket, Yellow 

.  Solomon's Seal, Giant

.  Speedwell, Thyme-Leaved 

.  Strawberry, Field

.  Strawberry, Woodland

.  Sumac, Fragrant

.  Trillium, White

.  Violet, Common

.  Violet, Sweet White


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Red-winged Blackbird,

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadee,

Mourning Dove,

Grackle,

Rose-breasted Grosbeak,

Hummingbird,

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Robin,

Chipping Sparrow,

Downy Woodpecker,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.






Photo Site #7 - 

Sunrise time from 2nd Floor Window






Saturday, May 21, 2022

Blue-eyed Grass - Sit Spot #1158 - May 21, 2022


I did another 10 k run this morning. I am slow but still going.






Blue-eyed Grass



Saturday, May 21, 2022 4:15 p.m.

Sit 1158  :  Brush Pile W  :   Partly Sunny 

+24° (+30°) W  31-44 kph 69% humidity 


Blue Jay,

Dog barking in distance,

Wind in trees,

Catbird,

House Wren,

(Jet - NetJet flight 417..),

Human voices in distance,

Unidentified bird chirps,

Cardinal,

Crows,

Flicker,

Tree Frogs,


Extras:

Along the trails -

Crows,

Oriole,

Towhee,

Grackle,

House Wren,

Robins,

Cardinal,

Green Frogs,

Red-winged Blackbirds,

Common Yellowthroat,

Catbird,

Spring Azure,

Song Sparrow,


Killdeer @ 8 p.m.


Blooming Plants:

.  Barberry, 

.  Black Medic, 

.  1st Blue-eyed Grass,

.  Celandine,

.  Choke Cherry 

.  Cleavers,

.  Common Fleabane,

.  Common Violets,

.  DamesRocket,

.  Dandelions,

.  Early Meadow Rue,

.  European Red Current,

.  1st Field Peppergrass,

.  Field Strawberries,

.  Forget-me-nots,

.  Forsythia,

.  Fragrant Sumac,

.  Garlic Mustard, 

.  Golden Alexanders,

.  Grape Hyacinth,

.  Ground Ivy,

.  Hooked Crowfoot,

.  Jack-in-Pulpit, 

.  Lilac, 

.  Lilly of the Valley,

.  Morrow's Honeysuckle,

.  Pansies, 

.  Periwinkle, 

.  Prairie Smoke,

.  Purple Dead Nettle,

.  Pussytoes, 

.  Quince, 

.  Red Baneberry,

.  Sweet White Violets,

.  Tall Buttercup,   

.  Thyme-leaved Speedwell,

.  Tulips, 

.  White Iris, 

.  White Trilliums,

.  Wild Apple Tree,

.  Wild Black Current,

.  1st Wild Blue Phlox,

.  Wild Columbine,

.  Wild Geranium,

.  Woodland Strawberries,

.  Yellow Rocket,

.  Yellow Violets,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Red-winged Blackbird,

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Cowbird,

Mourning Dove,

Goldfinch,

Grackle,

Rose-breasted Grosbeak,

Hummingbird,

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Baltimore Oriole,

Robin,

House Sparrow,

Downy Woodpecker,

Hairy Woodpecker,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Red Squirrel.




Photo Site #6 - East Willow