This photo makes me laugh. These naughty little wasps were sitting on top of my window shutter. They look like the bar scene out of the first Star Wars movie. Actually it was a bit scary facing them eyeball to eyeball on a ladder. Luckily, I did not get stung!
Archives for September 2013
I thought this was a hummingbird when I first saw it! This is an amazing moth with beautiful pink hindwings.
- This nectar sipping moth hovers over flowers just like a hummingbird.
- The Spinx moth has a very long proboscis (straw-like mouth part) that can easily be observed as it whirs around the garden.
- Wingspans can be up to 3 1/2 inches.