Squirrel wasn’t going to let the red-tailed hawk perched on the stump keep it from a snack.
I almost missed Pollinator Week. I think I’m going to make last year’s posts evergreen. Enjoy.
Finally, what would Pollinator Week be without a bee covered in pollen?
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We’ve had the eastern tiger swallowtail. Here’s a female black swallowtail, equally colorful in her own way.
Here’s video of a persistent male.
Sadly, this painted lady butterfly was killed by a crab spider or assassin bug shortly after I took this photo.
Eastern tiger swallowtails.
What would Pollinator Week be without a monarch?
Hemaris thysbe (hummingbird moth).
June 17-23, 2019. Hug a pollinator today (gently).