I was amazed at the number of native bees on this “Pooh” Dahlia at a recent garden tour put on by the Dahlia Society. Submitted by Claudette Sims.
This bumble bee seemed to be trying to gather as much pollen as possible before the warm weather is over. Submitted by Robert Lee.
On a sunny, warm Winter afternoon there were lots of bees visiting the snowdrops! Submitted by Betsy McBurney.
“Who knew bees drank so much?”, writes Rob Roy. “The entire 6-foot perimeter is ringed like this every day from dawn to dusk.”
So many species blooming for the start of the summer. Beautiful day for a walk at the RBG. Submitted by Alice Bespolko .
“It’s BEEn a little busy in my garden lately”, writes Louise Learn. “The bees are loving the sunflowers”.