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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Early July- Time to protect Nests from parasitic wasps?

Early July- Time to protect Nests from parasitic wasps?

 Hello, It July 8/12. Is it too early to put a cloth bag over  mason bee boxes to keep out predators? We are in Comox,…

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