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2015 Foliage Update

Autumn in Litchfield

October 2, 2015 A spotty start to the foliage season.

September 27, 2015 The harvest moon, before it was eclipsed.

September 23, 2015 A pretty sunset last night.

September 23, 2015 -- The Autumn Equinox came at 4:20 this morning.

September 22, 2015 A fritillary feeds at a buddleja davidii flower.
Rainbow. Butterfly.

September 15, 2015 Monarchs have been relatively scarce this year.
Rainbow. Butterfly.

August 24, 2015 White.

August 20, 2015 VĂ©raison for Marquette.

August 6, 2015 Pollen everywhere.

July 22, 2015 This rainbow followed a brief downpour.
Rainbow. Rainbow. Rainbow.

July 17, 2015 The subtle back colors of a tiger swallowtail.

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