Archive for the ‘Insects’ Category

Milkweed

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Milkweed Seeds

Milkweed Silk and Seeds

Milkweed With Yellow Aphid

Milkweed Open Pod

Milkweed Open Pod

Milkweed Open Pod

Milkweed Open Pod


Could this be good news?

Pismo Beach’s Monarch Butterfly Numbers Doubled This Winter

Aphids on Milkweed

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Aphids Yellow

Aphids Yellow

Aphids Yellow


Water Droplets and Webs

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Water Droplets

Water Droplets

Who made the webs???

Webs


Critters

Monday, October 14th, 2019

Critters that I am fine with–

Monarch

Ladybug

Wasp

Wasp

Critters that are frustrating and creep me out–
Spider Mites

Web

Web


Webs

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Webs

Webs


Holey Petals

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Holey Petals


Salvia Leaves–Damage

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Newly planted Salvia showing signs of insect damage.

Salvia Leaves Damage

Salvia Leaves Damage


Flower with Insect

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Flower with Insect

Flower with an insect, at the neighborhood nursery.


In the Courtyard Today

Thursday, May 9th, 2019

Bachelor Button

Bachelor Button

Bachelor Button

Bachelor Button
Bachelor Button
Bachelor Button

Passiflora Leaf

Passiflora Leaf

Hibiscus trionum

Hibiscus trionum

Hibiscus trionum


Blooming Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Sunday, April 7th, 2019

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Earwigs love to live in the top leaves of the plant. I use a soft brush to remove them and their debris.

And to remove debris that collects on their leaves.

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang

Kalanchoe beharensis Fang