Blooming Red, WHITE, and Blue

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The flowers of the decorative native Oxydendron arboreum (sourwood) resemble lily-of-the-valley, and produce nectar from which honey bees produce a highly valued honey. The flowering tree and visiting bumble bee were photographed in the Sunny Garden on July 5, 2015. Photo © 2019 Mary Free.

Sourwood tree with flowers & pollinators in July.
Photo © Mary Free

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