Category: bee plants

Spring flower 8: Canola

Tweet Family  Brassicaceae Genus Brassica Species B. napas ZBAS 10 Canada’s canola (rapeseed that is improved by breeding to reduce… read more Spring flower 8: Canola

Spring flower 7: Grape hyacinth

Tweet Family Asparagaceae Subfamily Scilloideae Genus Muscari Common name grape hyacinth, bluebells ZBAS 6 Grape hyacinths are perennial plants with… read more Spring flower 7: Grape hyacinth

Spring flower 6: Skunk cabbage

Tweet Family Araceae Genus Symplocarpus Species S. foetidus ZBAS* 9 Alternative title: Eastern skunk cabbage, a peculiar plant that provides… read more Spring flower 6: Skunk cabbage

Spring flower 4: Christmas rose

Tweet Family Ranunculaceae Genus Helleborus Common name Christmas rose, Lenten rose ZBAS* 8(C. rose),  4(L. rose) Some flowers of the… read more Spring flower 4: Christmas rose

Spring flower 5: Anemone

Tweet Family Ranunculaceae Genus Anemone Species A. blanda Common name Balkan anemone,Grecian windflower, winter windflower ZBAS* 6 The Greek anemone… read more Spring flower 5: Anemone

Spring flower 3: Scilla

Tweet Family  Asparagaceae Subfamily Scilloideae Genus Scilla Common name squill, scilla ZBAS*: 7 Scilla flowers is also an early spring… read more Spring flower 3: Scilla

Spring flower 2: Crocus

Tweet Family Iridaceae Genus Crocus Species C. chrysanthus, C. vernus Common names crocus ZBAS*: 9 Crocus flowers is common in… read more Spring flower 2: Crocus

Spring flower 1: Winter Aconite

TweetZachary Huang, Michigan State University Citation: Huang, Z.Y. 2019. Michigan spring flowers: 1. winter aconite. BeetheBest Blog, http://bees.msu.edu/2014/winter-aconite/. Accessed on… read more Spring flower 1: Winter Aconite