Watch out!!!!! and other things..

silverkelt(Z5b/Southern Maine)August 10, 2012

Imagine you were a flying insect ready to chomp on a flower for lunch.. a whole bunch of hurt is coming your way..

Crab Spider (like all predators, they eat both friendly and unfriendly bugs... ) sitting on some casa blanca lilies..

One of the leslee renee x ss kids. this one is very blush with almost no edgeing.

another of the KWOXBirdTalk kids.

Im always get a kick out of daylily genetics, in this case causin crosses with PC in its background..

Thunderous showers yesterday, but the ol' chang dynasty x ccc always opens wells, I have like 10 pods on this already.

I was down to twenty blooms this morning on daylilies, with only a few dozen buds left at most. every few years our season extend late allowing for some rebloom, but even if instant rebloom works in the north, I like to see vigor the best, increased clump size with many scapes, when I see those out of my seedlings they are marked for keepers to breed that trait line in to my stuff.

Silverkelt

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avedon_gw

Mother Nature at work with the crab spider, and we all know nature can be cruel. Love all your seedlings. Avedon

    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 12:46PM
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newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)

Lovely daylilies. I am not a fan of spiders. I just HATE them. I do mostly leave the ones in the garden alone but really I have to keep reminding myself not to get the can of Raid!

    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 2:22PM
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jean_ar(z8 Ar)

yuck, I hate spiders of any kind, but you have some very pretty blooms today,I really like that second one.

jean

    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 9:59PM
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shive(6b TN)

The ones with PC (Purple Cheetah?) in the background are really looking good!

Debra

    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 10:43PM
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Waitforspring(6 MA)

That spider is pretty scary looking! Great shot. I love the soft pink and white edge of the first seedling. ss?
Val

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 9:16AM
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