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Protecting the Pollen!  (...and the Pods?)

By Polymerous
September 8, 2016

Every morning during daylily season, it has been a race to get to the daylilies and get their pollen before the marauding carpenter bees swoop in and steal it. Here is how I finally foiled them.

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Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Sep 7, 2016 6:55 PM CST
Excellent article!
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South San Francisco Bay Area (Zone 9b)
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Polymerous
Sep 7, 2016 10:22 PM CST
Thank You!
Daylily season is almost done, barring scattered rebloom. This was the LFO on a new diploid seedling; image from 8-17-17.

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