I loved the contrast of these beautiful bulrushes against the algae and the water.
Nuphar species (Yellow Water Lily) has an alcoholic smell, and is poisonous. Its unique arrangement of stamens and pistil are intriguing to look at.
Colorful sea anemone
Even the spent blossoms of these fireweed plants have beauty.
There was more than one of these cheery notes tacked up near the Lochside Trail.
Picked these beauties at Phil's Farm.( http://www.philsfarm.ca/).