Tag: pollination

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 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

Shootout at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens

TweetAugust 8, 2017, I was invited to give a talk on honey bee photography (which I call “beetography”) to the… read more Shootout at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens

Value of honey bees in Michigan from pollination service and honey production

Tweet Value of honey bee pollination in Michigan, based on 2015 data The Western honey bee Apis mellifera plays a… read more Value of honey bees in Michigan from pollination service and honey production

Bees foraging on lotus

TweetLotus (Nelumbo), which many people confuses with water lily, is actually now in a different family (Nelumbonaceae). Water lily belongs… read more Bees foraging on lotus

Two covers in March

TweetFor the first time in my life, I have two photos published simultaneously by the two major beekeeping magazines in… read more Two covers in March

G80 on Eupatorium

TweetAfter the lucky draw 2 days ago, today I saw yet a different tagged bee foraging. This time on Eupatorium… read more G80 on Eupatorium

Goji Bees

TweetLong time no beetographying…The last time I serious shot bees was probably in Taiyuan, China (June 6-July 6th). I am… read more Goji Bees