Fleeting beauty

Fleeting beauty

Under the cut are a couple of pix of dahlias in the garden before the last summer storm smashed them down. They should recover - they've got till the first frosts, after all, but they were so lovely. The begonias, strangely enough, even though far more fragile, huddled down under the fuchsias and survived!
Still assasin bugs?

Still assasin bugs?

plant identification

plant identification

TROUBLE!

TROUBLE!

an orange dreamsicle bedroom

an orange dreamsicle bedroom

HUGE caterpillar, what is it?

HUGE caterpillar, what is it?

Butterfly

Butterfly