The Magnificent Black Swallowtail

Becky Emerson Carlberg The dill and fennel plants have a capacity load of black swallowtail butterfly caterpillars.  Last count was at 10.  This is the second crop of butterflies this season, and they need to eat conservatively.  Only three dill plants and one fennel...

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES AT MARTIN PARK NATURE CENTER

ONGOING VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES AT MARTIN PARK NATURE CENTER NEEDING VOLUNTEERS Critter Crunch Sundays at 2 p.m. All ages   $2 per person Register in advance at okc.gov/parks Join us for our weekly feeding demonstration of the Visitors’ Center animals. We won’t have fine...

Why So Many Yellow Flowers?

Becky Emerson Carlberg Have you noticed an abundance of yellow flowers blooming this time of year?  Yellow sneezeweed/bitterweed, Golden Coreopsis/tickseed, Black-Eyed Susan, the Evening Primrose Night Willow Herb, the Partridge Pea, and the first group of sunflowers...