Why I Never Get Anywhere Fast
I found this grub in the compost pile back in December. I kept it in a jar of dirt until it metamorphosed into an ox beetle.
This ox beetle is what the giant grub turned into after 5 months.
Male rainbow scarab beetle
Wolf spider with egg sac.
What gorgeous iridescence!
Even a tomato hornworm is gorgeous close-up.
I think this white-tailed deer really wants to join the sheep.
White-striped longtail butterfly from above.
For my money, the song of the Carolina wren is one of the prettiest around.
I think this is a white-striped longtail – which has lost its tail to a predator!
So many pictures to take, so many things to research….