“We were surprised to find this female Praying Mantis when my husband was cleaning out the garden”, writes Betty Vander Wier. “She blended in perfectly with the dead foliage“.
I found this little guy hiding in my garden. Submitted by Irene Cizikas, Lynden.
“Nico, a 4 year old boy, planted some sunflower seeds at his daycare as a mother’s day gift”, writes Sanja. “This is Nico’s sunflower 4 months later! He is so proud and happy!”
Richard Killey caught these two locked in a stare in the Hendrie Valley.
The image of a yellow bee landing on the yellow centre of a Lemon Yellow Coneflower was something I just had to shoot. Submitted by Norm Talbot.
During a dragon boat practice, we were treated to a beautiful rainbow over the harbour. Submitted by Ramsay Drummond-Young.
This little lady visits our backyard feeders about every thirty minutes, maybe getting ready for her big trip South. Submitted by Robert Barnes.
“This Monarch butterfly was dining on our Lantana and when it closed its wings I noticed a sticker, writes Denise Turcotte. “It was tagged to track its journey to Mexico.”
…SO LITTLE TIME! – It was lovely seeing so many bees enjoying the Royal Botanical Gardens. Photo submitted by Heather Cozens.
Another busy bee spotted along Spencer Creek Trail, attached to a Yellow Wildflower. Submitted by Gedas Blekaitis.