Mrs. Lady Bird was not pleased that I found her, and didn't stick around long. Maybe she 'flew away home'.
Then there was the ravenous, grape-leaf-eating caterpillar who I inwardly cursed, but outwardly admired and couldn't kill because he had such great colours.
The thorny stolen heart cactus has decided it likes the pot it is currently in, and is putting out new growth, and there was even a newly hatched swallowtail. The crysalis just appeared one day.... I didn't even collect this one. So that was a nice bonus. Spring is an exciting time.
A Canadian living in Texas learning slowly, slowly about dirt and plants and trees and what grows and probably more frequently, what doesn't... and wishing that gardening would count for exercise.
And now, I have to leave my beloved garden and start jogging up and down to the Acropolis every day. At least I'll have the exercise thing covered.
Now back in Austin, and finding out what it's like to live with TWO cats....