Submitted by Kathryn on Thu, 06/14/2012 - 2:00am
This is an iris, I believe, but I'm not sure what kind. This is the harbinger of full on summer and tucked in here in the shade of a petal is a beetle, or a june bug.
I'm heading out on a three week road trip, Northern US and Canada. Hopefully I will have "plantidotes from the road" for you.