Category Archives: Beneficial Insects

🐝 🐝 BEE-havior: The Bubble Bee – Hylaeus

At a mere ΒΌ-inch long, Hylaeus bees do not dominate a flower like fuzzy bumble bees three to six times their size. However, if you have sharp eyes or a zoom camera lens you can appreciate their unique appearance and BEE-havior. Continue reading

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🐝 The Perils of Pollinia and More about Milkweed πŸ¦‹

Imagine being a pollinator drawn to a fragrant flower that offers abundant nectar . . . It’s Pollinator Week! Continue reading

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πŸ¦‹ Creating an Oasis for Pollinators 🐝

Homeowners have an opportunity to restore native habitat for pollinators, birds, and other wildlife.Β  Continue reading

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πŸ¦‡ Pollinators Under Threat 🐝

Pollinator Week 2020

Without pollinators and other insects, life as we know it would cease to exist. Learn how pollinators are under threat. Continue reading

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