Archive for the ‘bees’ Category

Our garden features 3 different kinds of flowers and 2 types of sunflowers. Every time we head over to the garden we are amazed at the number of bees the flowers attract. Here are some pictures of our flowers, you will notice in most of the pictures a bee is present.

Blue Cornflowers

Purple Cornflower

Indian Prince Flowers


Lavatera flower

closed sunflower

open sunflower with a bee

The men of experiment are like the ant; they only collect and use. But the bee . . . gathers its materials from the flowers of the garden and of the field, but transforms and digests it by a power of its own.

~Leonardo DaVinci


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