Add the wildness of grasses with the grace note of a passing Fritillary Butterfly, and you know you are in summer heaven. (This is not a formal garden; this is open space along the margins of a grasslands road.)
|Smooth Blue Beardtongue, Colorado rubberweed|
and Fritillary butterfly. © SB
Prairie Wildflower: Smooth Blue Beardtongue (Pentstamen nitidus), with Colorado Rubberweed and a Fritillary butterfly.
Location: Grasslands National Park, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Photo Date: June 21, 2012.