Bumblebees


Anthony Parker Bush Sage has beautiful blue violet flowers that bumblebees love.

Title: Violet bumblebee love
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D700
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


Deltoid-leaved dew plant is a small succulent with pink daisy-like flowers.

Title: Deltoid-leaved dew plant
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D700
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The dew plant is a lot like a cactus not needing much water. You can see the pollen on this bumble-bees hind leg.

Title: Bumble bee pollination
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D700
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This last photo is my favorite of the day. I got lucky that this little bumblebee was still so I could get this photo.

Title: Bee on a Deltoid-leaved dew plant
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D700
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

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