Sic Transit Vir
I left several acres of wildflowers standing for the butterflies to enjoy and for the cottontails and snakes to hide in.  Most are prairie coneflower (Mexican hat) now, with a scattering of firewheel (Indian blanket), horsemint, purple thistles, and others.

I left several acres of wildflowers standing for the butterflies to enjoy and for the cottontails and snakes to hide in. Most are prairie coneflower (Mexican hat) now, with a scattering of firewheel (Indian blanket), horsemint, purple thistles, and others.