I picked those pretties on my walk today. It is the time of the fall yellow and lavender flowers. I can hardly bring myself to pick wildflowers any more because I don't want to rob a pollinator of even one blossom but there is such abundance right now that I figure just a few of each won't matter much.
I'm trying to convince her to take it back to the tree I found it in but she's not about it. I even told her it would poop on her head and she said "it's ok, I love baths."
Oh, our darling little naturalist. I thought the lizard was a Cuban lizard but Lily informed me that it's an Eastern Fence lizard. Learn something new every day. Whatever it is, it's a fine fashion accessory for our Magnolia June.
And here's a picture of some of the chickens, scratching and dirt bathing right outside the garden which it would appear that Mr. Moon has successfully secured from their entering it.