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Blue Day for the Bees

Blue Marguerite Daisy

It's a blue day for the honey bees. The massive Northern California storm--one of our worst-ever storms and marked by heavy rains and equally strong winds--means that bees are clustering inside their hives. No foraging today. Just last Sunday we saw...

Blue Marguerite Daisy
Blue Marguerite Daisy

HONEY BEE nectars a blue marguerite daisy, a member of the sunflower family. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Tongue Extended
Tongue Extended

TONGUE EXTENDED, a honey bee sips nectar from a blue marguerite daisy. Notice the yellow pollen on her leg. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 5:24 PM
Tags: blue marguerite daisy (1), honey bee (195), storm (1)
 
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