Backyard Orchard News
A hover fly, not a bee.Passersby admiring the gazania blooming outside the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr....
The crab spider didn't go away hungry.Camouflaged in the petals of a sedum, the cunning predator...
Carpenter bees pack pollen, too.A carpenter bee (Xylocopa tabaniformis orpifex) visiting our gaura...
Dragonflies occasionally hang around our fish pond to catch flying insects, such as flies and...
Florian Altermatt (right) describes himself as a "keen biologist and naturalist." "I'm...
Amy Morice and James Harwood