Today’s photo is from Susan Stork in Jefferson City, Missouri. She says, “The 13-year cicadas have invaded the mid-west and we hear their daily mating call, see the exo-skeletons on the trees and in the yard, plus are fortunate to have several land on our clothing throughout the day, but I found this fella in my garden on a lily blossom.
The color of the cicada’s eyes is a perfect match to the lily. As the saying goes, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”
and this made my day as a gardener who enjoys photographing the flowers and the insects!” Thanks, Susan!
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