These caterpillars are rapidly consuming the three species of Osmunda in my yard.
Also in the "looks kind of like wheat" category
Vaguely reminiscent of wheat, I see this one pretty frequently around pittsburgh.
One of many found in Falls Ravine, Frick Park.
Found near an Ames limestone outcropping near Falls Ravine stream in Frick Park.
Fuzzy ball found on the forest floor in a predominately oak/maple woodland. Looks to be a bundle of seeds. A small white larva poked it's head out.
One of many found near Falls Ravine stream in Frick Park.
Praying mantis egg case found in the meadow near the baseball field at the Blue Slide Park entrance to Frick Park.
Saw near stream bed. I see this stuff growing in patches, leaf structure similar to wintergreen, not sure what it is.
growing on a pile of yard waste at the end of the alley.