The figeater beetle (Cotinis mutabilis) with common names ‘green fruit beetles’ or ‘fig beetles’ are a Southwestern United States species.They have distinctive color patterns, are big in size, and are famous for their loud buzzing sound.Hailed from the Scarabaeidae family – subfamily Cetoniinae, these beetles (Coleoptera) have gorgeous, metallic iridescent green bodies.
It can be difficult to prepare a healthy and affordable meal for your family when you’re busy with work or other obligations.One excellent tool in the kitchen is the crock pot. It’s great… combine ingredients in advance and cook your meal while you’re away.By purchasing in larger quantities and letting the crock pot do the work, you can have a great meal at a great price.
The snowdrop flower known as Galanthus guh-LAN-thus is a small genus of bulbous perennials containing about 20 species.These plants belong to the Amaryllidaceae (Amaryllis) family and mostly come from Europe and the Middle East.All species of Galanthus grow from bulbs and typically contain two leaves and produce downward-facing white flowers.
Mammillaria Cristata Mam-mil-AR-ee-uh, Kris-TAY-tuh is a succulent plant with a distinctive shape.It forms tight clumps of ascending and erect columnar stems, which resembles a brain or worms.This Mammillaria cactus species belongs to the family of Cactaceae and is a native to Central Mexico.The scientific name of this plant is Mammillaria Elongata f.
Aeonium Sunburst Ee-OH-nee-um, Suhn-Buhst is an evergreen plant belonging to the Crassulaceae family and native to the Canary Islands.This plant, also referred as Aeonium decorum ‘sunburst’, is considered the most beautiful plant from the Aeonium genus.They resemble a ray of sunshine with its big rosette leaves brightening up any patio or garden.
Symphyotrichum novi-belgii (L.) G.L.Nesom sim-fy-oh-TRY-kum, NO-vee BEL-jee-eye is a flowering plant type species commonly known as Aster novi-belgi and Michaelmas daisy.The plant comes from the Aster family Asteraceae that includes:Aster Novae-Angliae – New England AsterCallistephus Chinensis – China AsterErigeron – Fleabane DaisyS.