I was shifting around pepper seed-starting trays on my heat mat today, knowing that one end of the mat gets a bit warmer than the other. I reached in and EEEEEEEKKKKKK! What was that?!? It was slimy, and it jumped! I got over my initial surprise and then looked down and sawOkay, I knew I planted pepper seeds, but I do not remember planting peeper seeds. And they grow from eggs not seed anyway. But I was definitely looking at a peeper that had just sprung from my pepper seedlings, in my kitchen. Thank goodness I’m not too squeamish. Here is the unexpected tree frog being repatriated to the yard.Don’t worry; his color will lighten and he’ll blend in better as he adjusts from his former home of starter soil.
Um, this is a peeper, isn’t it?
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