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Blue as Blue Can Be

A male tule bluet on a fading Mexican sunflower blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

They look like shiny blue and black needles. Make that "flying" shiny blue and black needles. We spotted this damselfly foraging on a Mexican sunflower (Tithonia) this week  in our family bee garden. The blue was breathtaking. Can anything be so...

A male tule bluet on a fading Mexican sunflower blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A male tule bluet on a fading Mexican sunflower blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

A male tule bluet on a fading Mexican sunflower blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 5:57 PM
 
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