Elizabeth Melton Parsons

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Beautiful Creepy Crawlies and Morning Glories

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I had tomatoes planted along side my garage and they were doing pretty well until the tomato horn worms moved in and then a huge pink morning glory vine decided to take advantage of my tomato cage and climbed all over it. And this morning I had a visitor hanging out on my side door. You can click the images for full size.

Walkingstick-Insect

Walkingstick-Insect

tomato horn worm

tomato horn worm

pink morning glory vine

pink morning glory vine

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Author: Elizabeth Melton Parsons

I'm a novelist, poet, and artist. I love books, nature, art, and gardening. I'm a rock hound and there's a photo of me with a cool fossil rock on my about page, I take a lot of nature pictures. The background here is one of mine. Unfortunately I recently lost my wonderful husband, but I'm grateful to have the blessing of two beautiful sons. elizabethmeltonparsons.wordpress.com is © Elizabeth Melton Parsons 2007-2017. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Elizabeth Melton Parsons with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

19 thoughts on “Beautiful Creepy Crawlies and Morning Glories

  1. Like the stick bug, and pretty morning glories, but the tomato horn worm.

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  2. We only have white wild morning glories here, not the pink. Wow, what a beautiful nuisance 🙂

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  3. KILL IT!!!! KILL IT WITH FIRE!!!!

    uh.. sorry, I don’t handle bugs very well.

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  4. Eeeek! I can’t stand bugs!!!

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  5. The stick insect reminds me of when I built a campfire in the Cameroons. Lit it and half the twigs ran away 😀 Ralph xox 😀

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  6. I’m not a bug person, but I think the stick bug is the coolest bug…great photos!

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  7. Tough luck! Now you can watch the catapillar morphed into a butterfly.

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