Posts Tagged: nectarines
It was a golden moment.The honey bees that collected pollen from our nectarine trees today looked...
Honey bee on nectarine blossom on Presidents' Day. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
With a head dusted in pollen, a honey bee works the blossoms. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Pollen-packing honey bee. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Cool temperatures and honey bees do not a good team make. Since honey bees don't forage until...
It's Presidents' Day and far too early for nectarines to burst into bloom.The unseasonable weather,...
Caught in Flight
Lots of Pollen
Honey bees, bumble bees, hover flies, parasitoids and common houseflies aren't the only visitors...
Picture-winged fly (Ceroxys latiusculus) (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Upside down, a picture-winged fly (Ceroxys latiusculus) on a nectarine tree. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Ready for take-off, a picture-winged fly steadies its wings. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
It's a peach of a tree, but it isn't a peach. It's a nectarine, a close variety of the peach--the...
Bee in Nectarine Blossoms
Pollen-Packing Honey Bee