Bee Aware!

Today is World BEE DAY – thanks to Roda over at Indigo Acres for the heads. up. To celebrate and to maybe prompt some of you heathens to go out and plant some bee friendly plants, here are few shots of some of these fine creatures that visit the Ark’s Spot. Amegilla visiting lavender. We can … More Bee Aware!

Beeing There.

Thyreus Bee   When these solitary bees want to take a break for a few minutes they latch on to a plant of their choice using their mouth parts and doze off. They remain in this horizontal position until they are ready to buzz off again.   Ark

Bits n’ Bobs

Honey Bee on Canna Bird Unknown. Migrant Hoverfly (Eupeodes corollae). Family Syrphidae. Subfamily Syrphinae  on Fennel Lemon Rain Thyreus on Lavender Yucca ( Front of the property). Leading you up the path. Weaver at the feeder. First Fruits   Ark