Date: 7/11/19 5:47 pm
From: Maeve Kim <maevulus...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] help with flower id
I echo the recommendations about iNaturalist. Post a photo, and in most cases you’ll get knowledgeable feedback with a day or two. Also, your posting adds to the data bank of Vermont flora and fauna.
Maeve Kim
Jericho Center

> On Jul 11, 2019, at 3:22 PM, Ralph Palmer <palmer.r.violin...> wrote:
>
> Greetings -
>
> I'm pretty much a lurker on this list, even though we have had a couple of
> nice birds this year at our feeders - a Pileated a couple of times at our
> suet, and a couple of male Indigo Buntings regularly (i.e., multiple times
> daily).
>
> I have a question about a wildflower. I can't seem to find it in either my
> Peterson's or in the Audubon Society field guide. I'm pretty sure it's
> mustard family. At first, I thought it might be Arabis lyrata, but there
> are problems with that. Can anyone suggest a person or organization that
> might help with an id? I tried, pretty unsuccessfully, to take some photos.
> I got a decent one of the whole plant and a couple of the flower, but the
> basal rosette leaves didn't come out very well at all. Neither did the
> closeup photo of the upper leaves.
>
> If anyone is willing to help, or can point me in a good direction, perhaps
> you should respond off list.
>
> I appreciate your time and attention,
>
> Ralph
>
> --
> Ralph Palmer
> Brattleboro, VT
> USA
> <palmer.r.violin...>
 
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