Well, you wonder why I always dress in black
Why you never see bright colors on my back
And why does my appearance seem to have a somber tone
Well, there's a reason for the things that I have on.
- Johnny Cash
"Man in Black"
|Wild Leeks - also known as Ramps, Ransom, Spring Onion, etc.|
|American Black Duck - note the chocolate brown flanks, gray face, and olive-yellow bill|
|The purple-blue secondary feathers (speculum) on the wing are barely visible|
|Black Duck drake (left) and Mallard hen - not the white border on her speculum|