I think this fits... certainly the largest one I've seen.http://bugguide.net/node/view/126190
Dug up from under Lavender bush.
I've wondered for years what the stuff is... now that I've caught it flowering I think I'm getting close.
Brackets the trail in places as it enters the serpentine zone.
In the lovely stand of Douglas Thistle around Frog Pond.
On the banks of recently dried up Frog Pond.
This invasive herb forms a dense ring around the pond at the head of the creek trail. In the dry landscape it was teeming with Blues, Buckeyes, Ringlets and Honeybees.
Poor image of a beautiful little creature that crawled down the throat of these Mimulus. Think it's a fly..
Do these make webs? The plant looked afflicted with tent caterpillars at first glance...
Poor image of a nice moth... as it flew by, thought it was a duskywing skipper and I almost missed it...