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Do you like butter?

We all know what a buttercup looks like, but I never knew that there were 3 varieties.  They all look pretty much the same ,but there are differences. 171 more words

Open Green Spaces

San Mateo Swarm Rescue

Received a call and headed out at8 o’clock this morning to capture a medium size swarm of bees on a beautiful maple tree in San Mateo. 17 more words

Honey Bees

Climate Anxiety Counseling: 5/29/16

Weather: Hot, but okay in the shade, even breezy and cool there at times.

Number of people: 13 stoppers, 4 walkbys

Number of hecklers… 1,064 more words

Climate Anxiety Counseling

Bees Everywhere: Another Dream

I am sitting in my garden surrounded by a swarm of bees that are busy pollinating and not the least bit concerned about me. The colors are vibrant, it is a glorious day and I am feeling very much alive. 684 more words

Daily Musings

The Bees Are On Their Knees!

Why should any of us care about the dramatic loss of bee populations? If you like eating, then you should care. Most of us know by now that farmers and agriculture rely on bee colonies to pollinate their crops. 542 more words

Sustainable Lifestyles For Everyone

Putting the bee in beebalm

There are several types of Monarda growing in my native plant garden. And this photo shows why. Pollinators love it.

Monarda is a common mint, also called bergamot, Oswego tea and horse-mint, but is most commonly known as beebalm. 177 more words