Big-headed

posted in: Bees, Invertebrates, My garden, Worcestershire | 0

Today was hot and sunny – though nowhere near as hot as the next three days are expected to be – and I turned my back very firmly on all the work that was waiting for me in the house, … Continued

Nymphomania

posted in: Bugs, Invertebrates, My garden, Worcestershire | 0

Ever since I first saw woundwort shieldbugs mating on the hedge woundwort, and then later spotted a little clutch of eggs, I’ve been waiting for the annual nymph nursery to appear. The interesting thing about woundwort shieldbugs is that the … Continued