Young crowned orb weaver / korsedderknopp (Araneus diadematus) spiders on the house wall will catch many insects during the summer!
Araneus diadematus is commonly called the European garden spider or sometimes the pumpkin spider (korsedderkopp). I presume this is the male carefully approaching the female without being eaten for dinner!
Did you know they eat the web and contents every night spinning a new one each day!
….and when you wake up in the morning and a spider has been busy at work all night with its web attached to the bed, the ceiling and a pile of clothes on the floor! Such is being closely connected with nature…
Perennial vegetables, Edimentals (plants that are edible and ornamental) and other goings on in The Edible Garden