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