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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
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plantladylin
Mar 16, 2013 5:02 PM CST
We've had lots of bees lately ... a good thing!

Honeybee on Bottlebrush bloom ...................... and a Bumblebee on Photinia flowers:
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Mar 23, 2013 3:11 PM CST
Bees are all over lately ... a good thing! I took this picture today of a bee enjoying the Pentas lanceolata flower:
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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Mar 27, 2013 3:20 PM CST
My muscari blooms attract the bees...and prefers the light blue one Big Grin

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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Mar 27, 2013 4:32 PM CST
Pretty blooms, I wonder why they seem more attracted to the light blue?
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Name: Linda
Medina Co., TX (Zone 8a)
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LindaTX8
Mar 27, 2013 5:18 PM CST
I heard just a little about this on the radio in the car the other day. But was confused because I didn't hear the rest of it. I finally found something about it by googling. Scary!
http://www.cornucopia.org/2013/01/insecticide-unacceptable-d...
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority. E. B.White
Integrity can never be taken. It can only be given, and I wasn't going to give it up to these people. Gary Mowad
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Procrastinator Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener
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plantladylin
Mar 29, 2013 1:10 PM CST
We've had lots of Bees the past two months:
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