Some of nature's most exquisite handiwork is on a miniature scale, as anyone knows who has applied a magnifying glass to a snowflake.

- Rachel Carson
Common Spreadwing  (Lestes disjunctus)Common Green Darners (Anax junius) matingGoldenrod SpiderAugochlora Green Metallic Bee (Augochlora spp.)Honey Beebee & pollenGrass of Parnassus (Parnassia glauca)Prickly Pear Cactus (Opuntia humifusa)Clematis 'Cyrstal fountain'Spring Peeper (Pseudacris crucifer) on Starflower (Trientalis borealis)Spring AzureAmerican Hoverfly (Metasyrphus americanus) on buttercupMorning Glory tie uphoneysuckle goldflamemilkweed freedom