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Yellow-billed Cuckoo

An exceptionally elegant migrating bird was observed feeding in the Garden’s tree canopy in the Azalea Trail. The elusive Yellow-billed Cuckoo breeds in Alabama and winters in South America. It was quietly dining on large caterpillars. A total of 21 … Continue reading

A Morning With the Herons

Little Smith Lake  and the Aquatic Garden attracted two herons early Tuesday morning. The Great Blue Heron spent time preening while the Green Heron feed along the lake shore. The preening atop a cedar tree next to the Aquatic Garden lasted … Continue reading

Butterflies – Video

Join us for Garden Chat Wednesday as we visit our Butterfly Production Lab with Niki Sothers, our Director of Horticulture and Amanda Maples, Horticulture Specialist More information?  

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