Thumb of 2015-09-20/dirtdorphins/a18d19@dirtdorphins submitted this image in the Bugs or Birds on Plants category of the The 2015 All Things Plants Photo Contest.

This image is in the plant database under Meadow Blazing Star (Liatris ligulistylis)

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Dec 8, 2015 10:51 AM CST
Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
Sacramento California (Zone 9b)
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This is such an interesting moment in time. I've never seen interaction at rest. Was this a prelude before nuptials I wonder? The symmetry is wonderfully opposed also. I tip my hat to you.
Hamilton Square Garden, Historic City Cemetery, Sacramento California.
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Dec 8, 2015 4:56 PM CST
Name: Dirt
(Zone 5b)
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Thank you Leslieray!
Actually, those are both males and they were just following each other around.
I had better focus in before and after shots of this "formation", but I thought it was a neato moment nonetheless Smiling
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