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Name: christy
tn (Zone 7a)
Jun 18, 2015 5:04 PM CST
Every year I have honeybees. Strange, NOT ONE THIS YEAR. I Know about their plight, but my goodness, to not even see ONE. SCARY
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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Jun 18, 2015 6:56 PM CST
What efforts have you made to attract the honeybees to your yard and garden? Is there fresh water available for them at all times in a safe, shallow container?

Edited to add: I forgot to ask; are you seeing native bees, solitary, Bumblebees and other types of bees?
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Name: Bob
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Jun 18, 2015 6:57 PM CST
Very few bees of any kind so far this year, hoping it is just that not many of my flowers have opened yet.
Name: JoJo
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Jun 18, 2015 7:50 PM CST
We have bees of all sizes here and there are so many on the natchez crape myrtle you feel like you're vibrating when you walk under it, Big Grin
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Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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Jun 20, 2015 2:50 PM CST
Normally the bees are all over my Carolina Cherry Laurel, but not this year. They were, however, all over the saw palmetto when it bloomed Shrug!
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Name: christy
tn (Zone 7a)
Jun 22, 2015 1:17 PM CST
I see lots of bumble bees, but no honey bees. Yes, I have all kinds of flowers they love and have the honeybees every year, but not this year. Worried
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
Jun 22, 2015 3:51 PM CST

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