And with continued weeding both Vickie and I noticed many, many, many ladybugs. With the cool damp nights and the recent rain of almost an inch here at MuRefuge the aphids, ladybug food, seem to be thick.
|Go ladybugs! FYI: ladybugs attract aphids.|
|A native bee at the Hummingbird sage (Salvia spathacea).|
|‘Skylark’ (Ceanothus thysiflorus) in foreground and on right|
Coastal Poppy (Eschscholzia californica var. californica) in background
and on left. Both are teaming with native pollinators.
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