The butterfly and the bee decided to have a staring contest. Submitted by Melissa Kleinjan.
I was amazed at the number of native bees on this “Pooh” Dahlia at a recent garden tour put on by the Dahlia Society. Submitted by Claudette Sims.
A Painted Lady Butterfly sipping nectar from a butterfly bush at the Urquhart Butterfly Garden in Dundas. Submitted by Frances Maas.
“I caught this little guy hard at work”, writes Emily Madden. “It was nice to find this in the middle of the suburbs”.
“This little grasshopper was having a long siesta in the hot sun on the Sedum in my front yard in Dundas yesterday”, writes Thelma Ball. “He didn’t even move when I crept in to take his picture”.
“While walking in the Driving Park, I was amazed at the colours this time of year”, writes Judi Kruzins. “The volunteers have done an exceptional job!”
Sally Chung was happy and proud of her beautiful cactus blooms.
This little grasshopper looked very comfortable on its floral cushion at the Urquart Butterfly Garden. Submitted by Bev Graham.
This Ruby-Throated Hummingbird is loading up on nectar from this Zinnia flower before he leaves for his long journey to warmer weather. Submitted by Art Ward.
At Sam Lawrence Park Submitted by Alice Bespolko.