Posts Tagged: squash blossom
Time to 'Bee' Thankful
It's Thanksgiving Day, and as we sit down with family and friends to count our blessings, let's thank the bees. If your table includes pumpkin,...
A squash bee, Peponapis pruinosa, pollinating a squash blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Five honey bees offering their pollination services on a pomegranate blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
They're called "wonder flies."And for a good reason.Folks wonder what they are. As native pollinator specialist Robbin Thorp, emeritus professor of...