Orange Fold Wing moth color compliments the light pink hues of this delicate blooming flower cluster.
While taking a bereavement walk, a very unique opportunity presented itself to capture the macro event of an insect doing its work in the environment in a blossom. Seldom do we take the time to look this deeply into the natural world. This shot captures the detailed features including wing structure on the visiting insect. Thanks for taking a closer look.
Unusually warm January on the West Coast of the United States has triggered an early budding time for numerous flowering trees and shrubs. Bees are getting busy already.
Vibrant Marigolds in bloom are Honey Bee magnets of the garden. Marin County’s Environmental School has a wonderful vegetable, herb, and flower garden that is cultivated by applying organic farming and gardening principals.
Echinacea is replete with energy rich pollen. The industrious honey bee works feverishly to capture pollen on its legs and abdomen to accomplish its daily mission.
Flaming poppy attracts a honey bee for a visit to collect pollen and complete the cycle of life.