Posts Tagged: rock purslane
Honey bees in the pink? Yes. If you plant rock purslane (Calandrinia grandiflora), a perennial...
Pollen-packing honey bee heads toward a rock purslane blossom already occupied by another worker. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Honey bee, packing a gigantic load of red pollen, heads for another rock purslane blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Unlike airplane pilots, honey bees don't file a flight plan.They know where they're going because...
Pollen-packing honey bee heading toward a rock purslane. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Cleaning her tongue as she flies, a honey bee is on a mission: rock purslane. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Gotta love those soldier beetles.They're among the good guys in the garden because they eat aphids...
Soldier beetle (famiy Cantharidae) perched on rock purslane bud. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Hi, there! Soldier beetle looks around. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Aren't syrphid flies grand?Syrphid flies, aka hover flies or flower flies (family Syrphidae), are...
Picture this. A light rainstorm strikes the garden, pummeling and shredding some of the...
Aphids and Honey Bee