winter wasp

winter wasp

Observation - winter wasp. Description: It looks like a normal common wasp but it was hiding in a seed head and stung me when I picked it. Do some workers survive the winter as it does not look big enough for a Queen?

It looks like a normal common wasp but it was hiding in a seed head and stung me when I picked it. Do some workers survive the winter as it does not look big enough for a Queen?