|Photo by Marty Horowitz 3/30/2016
On a recent Ned-less nature walk, our band of roving naturalists stopped to inspect a blooming Brownfoot (Acourtia wrightii).
|Photo by Marty Horowitz, hand by Lyn Hart 3/30/2016
We stood still to view the Tiny Checkerspot butterfly, but that wasn't necessary.
|Photo (c) Gene Spesard
Attracted to the blossoms, the butterfly was ambushed and sucked dry by a spider (not pictured) still lurking in the plant.