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Pertwood farm visit, 13th August 2016

Eight of the ONBG headed to Wiltshire to visit the first tree hive to be setup in the UK. This is at Pertwood farm, a source of excellent muesli. 724 more words


Bumblebee in the Yellow Flowers

Got to follow this bumblebee around for quite a while this afternoon. He stayed mostly in the yellow flowers which makes for very bright pictures. He just got here and did not have too much pollen-coverage yet. 45 more words


Linnean Society Palynology meeting

Linnean Society
Palynology Specialist Group autumn meeting

When: Thursday 24th November 2016
Where: Burlington House, Piccadilly, London
Contact: Barry Lomax

Submit and abstract now… talks on all aspects of palynology welcome! 

William Gosling

The quickening pollen

“Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.”
James Russell Lowell

If you suffer from seasonal allergies, the term “quickening pollen” might not sound like a good thing. 247 more words


White tailed bumble bees
having the thyme of their lives
Tiny herb flowers


Bumblebee with white flower pollen

This bumblebee was so rude,

His or her behind facing outwards,

Entrenched deep into the blossom.

White pollen dusting his yellow

and black stripes.

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