Coneflower and Friends

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From Bees to Beetles to Butterflies the humble coneflower befriends them all.

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Several types of bees all in the same five minutes time. We counted over five.

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Pollen sacks are getting full and it looks like it is time to return to the hive.

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A smaller bee with long antenna.

Then along comes this beetle on an unopened bud.

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22 thoughts on “Coneflower and Friends

    1. Hi and thanks, although the photos don;t show the complete picture. We counted at leaf 6 or more types of bees enjoying the coneflowers this week. Hop your weekend is going well.

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