Wordless Wednesday

beetle on flower

About Eliza Waters

Gardener, writer, photographer, naturalist
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55 Responses to Wordless Wednesday

  1. Beautiful life. Thank you for sharing all this positivity with us. I hope you are enjoying the season. ❀

  2. Gorgeous!! My daisies have yet to flower. Thank you, Eliza!! xo

  3. Alice says:

    Beetle seems to match the center of the daisy. I wonder why beetles are so shiny?

  4. Treah Pichette says:

    Looks like a great pollinator plant!

  5. So pretty, the beetle too. I like the tint of the one opening up.

  6. Anne says:

    What a beautifully bronzed beetle!

  7. Beautiful image Eliza! Love the detail!

  8. That beetle steals the show!

  9. Cathy says:

    What a great shot. The beetle is as pretty as the flower. πŸ˜ƒ

  10. Jewels says:

    Beautiful, Eliza! 🌼

  11. Kris P says:

    Erigeron? I hope the beetle was just taking a rest break and not up to no good.

  12. Wonderful capture!πŸ™‚

  13. It is very easy to lose your “loves me, loves me not” count on a daisy fleabane. I can’t blow it up, but it surely does look like there is a selfie on that beetle. πŸ™‚

  14. Adele Brand says:

    Small creature quietly going about its life. πŸ™‚

  15. naturebackin says:

    In the photo at least they enhance each other. Lovely signs of summer …

  16. Jet Eliot says:

    I love the Zen of this photo, Eliza. The daisies in several stages of life, and the iridescent insect who looks to be holding a bit of something in its mouth. Thanks for sharing this moment of beauty.

  17. Daisies seem to be well loved by shiny beetles here too … mine are covered in thick-thighed flower beetles. You timed your shot exactly right. P.s. I love the lilac flush on the new flower (it makes them prettier en masse too)

  18. Indie says:

    Very summery! Nice shot.

  19. Erigeron species make endearing subjects.

  20. Maria says:

    This is beautiful Eliza! The beetle looks bronze-colored.

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