Plants and Birds of the Nachusa Grasslands

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Sweet Blackeyed Susan

Sweet Blackeyed Susan
Rudbeckia subtomentosa

Kitten Tails

Kitten tails
Bessya bulli

 

Marsh Marigold


Marsh Marigold
Caltha Palustris

Fringed Gentian

Fringed  Gentiana
Gentianopsis crinita

Fame Flower

Fame Flower
Talinum rugospermum

Pale Purple Coneflower

Pale Purple Coneflower
Echinacea pallida

 

Little Bluestem

Little Bluestem
Andropogon scoparius

 

Downy Painted Cup

 

Downy Painted Cup
Castiileja sessiliflora

Northerh Harrier

Northern Harrier
Circus cyaneus

 

Male Dickcissel

Dickcissel
Spiza americana

 

Male Bobolink

Bobolink
Dolicholyx oryzivorus

 

 

Male Grasshopper Sparrow

Grasshopper Sparrow
Ammodramus savannarum