These green cylinders are 1/2″ long and 1/4″ in diameter. Can you identify them? (Mystery photo submitted by Jan Gendreau.)
This entry was posted on July 5, 2012 by Mary Holland. It was filed under Mystery Photo Submissions .
Do these turn black & crisp in the winter?
July 5, 2012 at 12:08 pm
I honestly don’t know, but wouldn’t be surprised if they did.
July 5, 2012 at 2:42 pm
July 5, 2012 at 12:28 pm
I assume some small person has been rolling joints.
July 5, 2012 at 12:29 pm
Oh, you are HYSTERICAL, Clyde!
July 5, 2012 at 12:40 pm
Some insect or spider has taken up residence, I assume.
July 5, 2012 at 1:22 pm
That’s what I was thinking. I’d have to tear one open to figure out which.
July 5, 2012 at 1:52 pm
No kidding – your blog is always so darn timely! I was about to send you a very similar picture! What are these? Egg cases of somebody, I assume….
July 5, 2012 at 1:48 pm
Where did you find them?
July 5, 2012 at 2:46 pm
Jan found them in her garden, in the soil.
July 5, 2012 at 3:15 pm
Leafcutter bee pupae?
July 5, 2012 at 2:06 pm
holds either the eggs or pupa of an insect. I don’t know which insect.
July 5, 2012 at 4:43 pm
mason/leafcutter bees at work. (megachile???)
July 5, 2012 at 6:00 pm
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