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Yes, Indeed, Let's Hear It for the Bees

Honey bee on button willow

Great article in the Tuesday, April 28 edition of  The New York Times on "Let's Hear It for the Bees." And did I mention that the...

Honey bee on button willow
Honey bee on button willow

BUTTON WILLOW--This photo of a honey bee nectaring a button willow appears in the New York Times' article on "Let's Hear It for the Bees" by guest writer Leon Kreitzman. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey on a Yolo County farm tour)

Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 at 6:03 PM
Tags: button willow (2), honey bee (196), New York Times (6)

Cute as a Button (Willow)

Heading for the Nectar

A bee on a ball. When it flowers, the button-willow (Cephalanthus occidentalis), also known as willow buttonbush, honey ball, and...

Heading for the Nectar
Heading for the Nectar

A honey bee heads for the colorful button-willows (Cephalanthus occidentalis).(Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

A bee on a ball
A bee on a ball

A honey bee on a willow-button (Cephalanthus occidentalis) in Yolo County. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Friday, September 12, 2008 at 2:19 PM
 
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