The Gardening Thread Makes Mistakes

Come show off your green thumb, Avocados! Garden vicariously through others! Or just start your week off right by looking at pretty growing things.

The header pic is of some tulips that we grew from bulbs that my wife brought back from Amsterdam a couple years ago. Bonus pic of the tulip bed with a cat (Wall-e) and dog (Uma) wondering what the hell I’m doing:

Mantis ootheca watch, day 14:

Optional discussion topic: Inspired by OxyThief’s story about releasing ladybugs and ending up with a snake infestation, got any gardening/landscaping mishaps to share?