Backyard Almanac: July is OWNED by fireweed and milkweed

Jul 5, 2019

Fireweed
Credit Alison Leigh Lilly/Flickr

Forget May; July is bustin' out all over!

From summer frogs and turtles to flies (dragon-, butter-, and deer-) to berries and wildflowers, July is just begging for you to get out into the middle of it.

And here's some phenology phenology (phenology about phenology?): what we were talking about last year at this time.

Swamp milkweed
Credit CAJC in the PNW/Flickr