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2017 Foliage Update

Autumn in Litchfield

October 17, 2017 The first frost of the season.

October 15, 2017 Butterfly feeding.

September 22, 2017: The Autumn equinox was at 4:02 PM.

September 15, 2017 Butterfly time.

September 14, 2017 Butterfly time.

August 2, 2017 Tiny white wildflowers.
White flower. White flower.

August 1, 2017 An Emperor butterfly.

July 28, 2017 Queen Anne's Lace as its own little world.

July 19, 2017 Sunset after a shower.

July 12, 2017 A particularly large sunspot for this otherwise solar-quiet time.

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