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Area Plant Life

alphabetical list of plants

The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area (ASCCA) is a perfect place to stop by and smell the flowers, or trees. The following are a few groupings of plants found here at the ASCCA. Look through our plants photo gallery to get yourself acquainted with the local plant life.

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This section is a work in progress. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Complete lists are coming soon.

area wildlife + plants

Western Tailed Blue
Everes amyntula

Habitat:  The butterfly can be found throughout Alberta and loves to live in poplar forests.

Description:  Males of the Western Tailed Blue are purplish blue on the inside of their wings while females are brown.  The undersides on both sexes’ wings are white.  On each hind wing protrudes a small tail and behind each tail is some yellowish spotting.

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