Another bug world...(insect?)

Garden_MommaAugust 29, 2005

Found this grasshopper and mantis about 6-7 inches from each other...

It was hard to get a clear shot of this spidey and web, but tried cos he(she)looked so cool...

and my son got this yellow jacket and beginning of nest nearby...sorry to say 'removed' later...

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Garden_Momma

moving on down...

    Bookmark   August 30, 2005 at 7:45PM
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rosemariero(Z9 SW SUNDiegoCA)

I got sidetracked yesterday after seeing your pix...because I started to investigate if your Yellow Jacket was close in looks to my Paper Wasps (which are beneficial to your garden). They are similar & I kept looking & comparing for SO long, I had to get to making dinner...so I couldn's post a reply! LOL

Neat Praying Mantis! Neat garden spider! I believe it's a type of Argiope. For some reason, grasshoppers give me the creeps. Hee hee! I got a couple pix of Katydids the other day. May post soon if I'm able.

Which Morning Glories are those dark blue? Very pretty!

~Rosemarie

    Bookmark   August 30, 2005 at 8:57PM
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