It's the annual invasion of the Asian Lady Beetle, folks! These imported ladybugs seek out shelter from the coming winter and inevitably find their way into our house. Then, for the rest of the fall and winter, I have to go around, picking up dead beetles. What fun!
Click on the picture to see the many bugs that have already made themselves at home.
All right, enough about the pests. Let's get to the plants.
Oh look, another Christmas cactus is blooming. Bringing these plants inside really messes with their little plant 'brains'.
Fothergilla gardenii foliage.
The fothergilla gardenii and the dogwoods put on a delightful display.