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.

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