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Victory in the Garden

Carpenter Bee and Honey Bee

If you like squash, you have a bee to thank. Without bees, no pollination. Without pollination, no squash. Honey bees in California pollinate some 100 agricultural crops, including fruits, nuts and vegetables. One of them is squash. When a squash...

Carpenter Bee and Honey Bee
Carpenter Bee and Honey Bee

A CARPENTER BEE and a honey bee head for the same squash blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Covered in Pollen
Covered in Pollen

COVERED IN POLLEN, a honey bee emerges from the squash blossom, victorious. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 6:09 PM
Tags: carpenter bee (24), honey bee (196), squash (2), victory garden (1)
 
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