Tag Archives: Thorns

Moths Having Sex and Other Garden Variety Stuff

I took my camera out on the front porch before it hit 100° yesterday looking for any trace of the caterpillars I photographed last week. No luck. But the vines were teeming with these little black flying things that I … Continue reading

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A Vine By Any Name Is Just As Thorny

Catbrier, greenbrier, smilax… No matter what you call it, this is one thorny vine. I found this particular sprout, about 4 feet long, while I was taking pictures of grasshoppers recently. It’s a deceptively pretty vine with heart-shaped mottled green … Continue reading

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