Category Archives: Bees

Why Some Dislike Muscari?

It always surprises me when gardeners post on disliking a particular plant. This early bloomer does not deserve all the criticism or disdain. Just ask a honeybee and they will tell you their early blooming preferences. One negative observation, “What … Continue reading

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When the Bees Arrive

When the snow stops! The snowy garden in April below…

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Are Bumblebees Back in My Garden?

I hope so, and thank the zinnia for feeding those fuzzy-butt bees. I think this is a female Common Eastern Bumblebee, Bombus impatiens. It is big and fuzzy.

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