Category Archives: Life on the Porch

Baby Slugs Alive and Well in our Pot of Ferns

Although I haven’t seen any banana slugs in the wild for over a month, baby bananas are still living in the pot of ferns on the front porch.  Last week I photographed this baby munching on a piece of lettuce.  … Continue reading

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2011 – The Year of My Pet Slug

In 2011 a big, beautiful banana slug took up residence in a pot of ferns on our front porch for 6 months. My Pet Slug napping in the fern pot. (Right center in pot.) The wood grate is our welcome … Continue reading

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Baby Slug Photos

Last weekend I brought into the house and photographed some of the baby banana slugs that live in the fern pot on my front porch. They are so tiny that even with a macro lens it’s difficult to get close … Continue reading

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Still visiting

Our “visiting” slug was back again last week. He rode up and down on the garage door. Followed by a half-hour power-glide workout. He’s about 4 inches long — a little guy compared to my pet slug, but a giant … Continue reading

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Visiting Slug

This little medium sized guy showed up on our porch Sunday evening.  We pride ourselves on being good hosts, so we offered him some lettuce. He politely looked at it but didn’t eat any. After hanging out for 14 hours, … Continue reading

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