Spring and summer - bees and flowers-Sue Thompson

Spring and summer – bees and flowers-Sue Thompson

Thanks Sue.  They are great shots! Honey bee on Dandelion   Bumble bee on Senecio spp.  Honey bee inside a poppy Fly  (…

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Clover- summer flowers

Clover- summer flowers

 Bumble bee male ( yellowish head) on red clover.Photo credit-Ian Lane- with permission  Clover is probably the most abundant and best producer of nectar…

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July- Mason Bees are still flying.

July- Mason Bees are still flying.

Bumble bees on summer flowers Summer flowers Bumble bee- Bombus vosnechenskii Summer flowers What is so neat about these bees flying into July is that…

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Plants

Plants

Stephen D. writes- I’m on a steep learning curve, what with 3 types of bees. I created havoc with my mason bees, having to move…

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Langley orchard in peak bloom

Langley orchard in peak bloom

Every year, I enjoy the awakening of these beautiful apple and cherry flowers.  To see 5 acres of these blossoms is an awesome sight.  These…

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Sun is out and bees are feeding

Sun is out and bees are feeding

After warm temperatures in early spring, quickly followed by a cold spell lasting a good two weeks,  the sun is finally out again. Bees are…

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