mother and pups
Habitat: front yard
Approximate Height: 30 feet tall
10 chrysalis' attached to my wooden house!
large (~2-inch) coral fungi
Found two on dillweed plant growing with tomato plant in container behind house. IDing with best guess based on internet searches.
Four individuals noted, attracted by porchlight.
on last year's wingstem (Verbesina alternifolia) stalk
on wingstem beneath sycamore
Bnp circle plots in grand view. Base of thistle. About 14cm diameter with constant in and out of wasps. I have visited this plot weekly all summer and this is the first I noticed this enormous nest. I could easily have walked right into it.