Gone to seed, visitors and great parents..
Last night we became parents to two Musk Turtles for ten days while there family went on holiday..
They are so cute, and only need feeding every few days, a easy pet to look after.. !
the whole kit and caboodle came with them..
I love seed heads....
the structure and colour.
Some of them I discovered when I got home had insects and eggs on them which I did not see at the time I was taking the photo..
First of all these beautiful seeds of the Curled Dock
These Cow parsley seed had eggs on them.
Here on the not so nice Hog weed, there is a Spiders web, Aphids and then you spot the..
The seeds of the little Yellow flower Herb-bennet , they will latch on to anything that walks past..
animal or human
Seed of the Clever plant
The two stages of the Ribwort Plantain
Yellow Rattle flower
Then on the way home I spotted these.
There was two lots on different leaves, the " Parent bug" which so happens to be what they are called..
They look amazing.
The parent bug (Elasmucha grisea)
They were attending to them on the leaf..