Friday, January 18, 2008

These pictures show our pond from its infancy (three winters and one large snake ago) to this past summer when a wonderful Southern Leopard Frog moved in and began serenading us every night. The other frog (in the bottom photo) is hyla cinerea, Green Treefrog.  Go to the Univ of Florida website for info and to hear the leopard frog's two unique songs at the bottom of their page:

1 comment:

Bonnie said...

Great pictures! And I love the pond, what a beautiful hardscape (I love that term-can you tell I am in a landscape design class??)

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