March: Wildlife in the Garden

Thanks to HeyJude for creating this Garden Photography Challenge. This month’s theme is “Wildlife in the Garden.”

A flock of robins is flitting around the garden right now, but I’m not fast enough with the camera to catch them. So…

Last summer I caught this Green Tree Frog (Hyla cinerea) taking a rest on a hosta leaf.

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Shade, water and a sure foundation. What more could a critter want?

https://smallbluegreenflowers.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/garden-photography-kew/

About johnvic8

John Viccellio retired after 24 years in the U. S. Navy and began to dig into gardening when he could finally land in one place. He completed the Master Gardener course in 1992 and has since designed and constructed two of his own gardens. He wrote a monthly garden column for ten years and has been a regular contributor to Carolina Gardener magazine. John published his first book, Guess What's in My Garden!, in 2014. He lives in Stallings, NC with his wife, in close proximity to seven of his eight grandchildren.
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15 Responses to March: Wildlife in the Garden

  1. Your little frog critter is a delight. Love the jade green coloring.

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  2. pbmgarden says:

    The birds are too quick for me and my camera equipment too. Great shot of the tree frog and water droplets.

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  3. Heyjude says:

    All I find on my hostas are snails! I much prefer your little froggy 🙂

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  4. Barbara Speir says:

    Love your little frog on the hosta! Great picture.

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  5. johnvic8 says:

    Thank you, Barbara. It’s all serendipity.

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  6. Sonia says:

    That little green frog is so cute.

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  7. Amy says:

    What a delightful capture, John! Love this little green frog 🙂

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  8. litadoolan says:

    Awesome capture. Magic!

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