Bees in a French Garden
My second post is on the last bee of the season that I have seen. I was so thrilled to find him that I used the photo above as the seasonal header for my garden blog… 461 more words
1 day, 23 hours
a french garden
It usually starts in February.
The bees start sneaking into my posts.
By April things are hotting up.
They appear on Forget-me-nots.
I show the solitary bees pollinating our blackcurrants. 201 more words
2 weeks, 2 days
I have chosen Anthophora plumipes as my first “bee” post. I feel he was the one that started it all. It was a he.
My knowledge was such that I did not even recognise him as a bee. 861 more words
2 weeks, 3 days
I posted my first Mason bee update on 25 March and I was really satisfied that I had attracted Osmia to my new Mason bee houses… 1,318 more words
I realized that in almost every set of pictures I take there is an insect collecting pollen or sipping on the nectar of the flowers. Most times I cannot precisely name them (unless a bumble bee). 200 more words
1 month, 4 weeks