Peck’s Skipper, warming up on a Sunflower Leaf

Peck’s Skipper, warming up on a Sunflower Leaf

Bought some fossils from Home Depot today!
Bought some stepping stones for the garden today from Home Depot, got home and discovered these fossils on one of them.  Who knew you could find fossils at Home Depot?!

Bought some fossils from Home Depot today!

Bought some stepping stones for the garden today from Home Depot, got home and discovered these fossils on one of them.  Who knew you could find fossils at Home Depot?!

Swallowtail in flight

Swallowtail in flight

Beautiful Tiger Swallowtail

Beautiful Tiger Swallowtail

Tiger Swallowtail (with no tail)

I have a thing for coneflowers…

I have a thing for coneflowers…

Silver Spotted Skippers on butterfly bush

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Caught this beetle running across my table and falling off the edge.

The worst part is this is an American carrion beetle, necrophila americana. I love bugs but this little fella kind of grosses me out a little. And on my table? Yuck.

Tiny Insect. Not a clue what it is. Anyone know? Another thing that made it weird is it’s very thin when viewed from above.

Tiny Insect. Not a clue what it is. Anyone know? Another thing that made it weird is it’s very thin when viewed from above.

Tiny Mushrooms after the Rain

Tiny Mushrooms after the Rain

Wet Dahlia

Wet Dahlia

Tags: Dahlia Flowers

Passiflora Incarnata Knot

Passiflora Incarnata Knot

Horace’s Duskywing on verbena boniarensis

Horace’s Duskywing on verbena boniarensis

Tiny Mantis I met the other day