The Honey Bee Colony: The hive consists of three castes of bees. Queen• Fertile female responsible for the total population ~ Worker• Sterile female – does the work of the hive ~ Drone• Fertile male – exists to mate with queen
Anat, or Anath, is the Canaanite Warrior Goddess, the Maiden who loves battle, the virgin Goddess of Sacrifice, a swordswoman and archer. She is famous for having a violent temperament and for taking joy in slaughter. In the 14th century BCE Ugartic text The Epic of Ba'al, She defends Her brother the Storm-God Ba'al, called by His title Ayelin, "Mightiest", against Mot or Mavet, the force of sterility and death who represents the intense heat of the dry season which causes the crops to…
Africa | Fertility doll from the Namchi people of Cameroon | Wood, glass beads, cowrie shells and metal | These maternity dolls are worn on the belly or on the back, by women that are threaten to be sterility. Carved by blacksmiths, these effigies are then decorated by women themselves.
Hydrangea double-flowered 'Melancholy' - Hydrangea (common names hydrangea or hortensia) is a genus of 70-75 species. Can be either deciduous or evergreen, though the widely cultivated temperate species are all deciduous. Mophead flowers are large round flowerheads resembling pom-poms. By contrast, lacecap flowers bear round, flat flowerheads with a center core of subdued, fertile flowers surrounded by outer rings of showy, sterile flowers.