Posts Tagged: native bees
If you want to learn about what bees do, and how gardeners can support healthy pollinator...
A green sweat bee (Agapostemon texanus) on a cone flower at the Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Honey bee and yellow-faced bumble bee (Bombus vosnesenskii) sharing a cone flower in the Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Not all bees are honey bees. Not all floral visitors are bees. That's why we're glad to see the...
The cover of Bee Basics: An Introduction to Our Native Bees.
First you give them roots, then you give them wings. That's what's happening in our bee condo, a...
Hole in one--a hole signifying the emergence of a leafcutting bee (Megachile). (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Leafcutting bee provisioning her nest. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Leafcutting bee on sedum. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
It's good to see so much interest in native bees and native plants. At the UC Davis Department of...
Yellow-Faced Bumble Bee
Folks accustomed to seeing only honey bees (which are non-natives) buzzing around their yard...
Yolo County Bee Collection
Metallic Green Sweat Bee