Friday, May 03, 2013
Blooming Barberry Bush Bops Bees
It's bee-bopping time, as barberry bushes present their trigger-happy stamens to the insect world. Find something narrow, like a blade of grass, and tickle the base of the stamen to see how the flower delivers a dollop of pollen with a tiny wallop to any visiting pollinator.
Past posts can be found here and here.