Friday evening, I had just finished planting about 20 daffodil bulbs in the front shrub border and was watering the lettuce and radish seeds I had planted the evening before when I was dive bombed by a huge hawk moth. The largest hawk moth I've ever seen. As it targeted the four o'clocks and vincas, it literally shook plants as it maneuvered through the flower bed. I dropped the watering can and ran to get my camera. The sun had already set so I turned on my flash and tried to keep up with the hawk moth as it darted from flower to flower. It was amazing. After awhile, it flew away over the tops of the sunflowers in the wild area and I heard it brush the dry sunflower heads as it departed.
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