Celebrating pollinators

There’s been so much rain this spring, I haven’t had many chances to see bees yet. But in honor of Pollinator Week, I’m sharing some of my favorite photos of bees, butterflies, and moths from gardens past:

spiderwort pollinator - bee

Spiderwort

 

autumn joy sedum pollinator - bee

“Autumn joy” sedum

 

allium pollinator - moth

Allium

 

sunflower pollinators - bees

Sunflower

 

new england aster pollinator - moth

New England aster

 

butterflyweed pollinator - monarch butterfly

Fittingly, a monarch enjoying the butterflyweed

 

bee balm pollinator - bumblebee

Likewise, a bumblebee climbing into bee balm

 

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2 comments on “Celebrating pollinators

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