Monthly Archives:: May 2012

Rose-breasted grosbeaks

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By Susan Orr To my delight, three male Red-breasted Grosbeaks have spent the last two weeks at the feeders outside my kitchen window!

Polyphemus moth

Posted by & filed under Butterflies & Moths, Native plants.

By Kathy Bildner In March I brought a cocoon of a Polyphemus Moth into my house. I found it in the backyard on a bittersweet vine that grows up my silver maple tree. I knew what it was because last spring I did this same thing. Mid April it emerged from its winter metamorphosis. It… Read more »