Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary
There is much color in September and so much lingering warmth in October that the transition between them seems less marked in a way than that between any other two consecutive months. The dying of summer’s fire can be a wondrous experience.
Former Curator Martha Crone.
In addition to the fall flowers, September and October are busy times for the insects collecting food in the Garden. More photos, identification and descriptive information on each plant is found in the site index. Alternate common names for plants are listed in ( ).
A grouping of Plain Gentian (Yellowish Gentian) (Gentiana alba). Upland Garden. Similar in form to the blue Closed Gentian.