Sighting for April 13, 2015

Rick Borchelt

Green Ridge State Forest
Allegany County, MD

Spent the day in the field in various parts of Green Ridge State Forest, concentrating primarily on exposed shale and shale barrens. Sunny, still and quite warm, high temp topped out at 80F. In bloom: Various field cresses, field pansy, Dutchman’s breeches, coltsfoot.

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Olympia Marble 8
  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Spring Azure common
  • Silvery Blue 5
  • Eastern Comma 3
  • Mourning Cloak 3
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell 1

Olympia Marble

Silvery Blue