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Old 08-18-2012, 11:17 AM
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Default Our (not so) little garden dweller

WOW. We were out picking green beans and I almost grabbed him thinking he was a bean. he's huge. At LEAST 3 inches long lol

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Old 08-18-2012, 02:01 PM
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Awesome! I <3 mantis!
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Old 08-18-2012, 02:15 PM
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Super cool! Freaky to grab though!
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Awesome. Praying Mantis are so cool.
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He is a she. She is beautiful.
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That's awesome! How can you tell the gender?
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Old 08-19-2012, 07:14 PM
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He is a she. She is beautiful.
Yeah LOL brian corrected me on that today saying if it was male he would be missing his head.

I told him to make a mental note of that for future reference when I have PMS
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Old 08-19-2012, 07:16 PM
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We saw her again today on our pepper plants. She really is a lovely creature and she is eating quite well in our garden lol.
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Females are larger and have a wider and lighter green abdomen.
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Old 08-20-2012, 09:01 AM
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I have actually seen quite a few of them this year. A very tiny baby one, which was neat but this one was by far the largest I have ever seen.
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