A giant swath of comb from what must have been a very very big bee hive. Photo by: Tarsh and Tariq Thekaekara

A giant swath of comb from what must have been a very very big bee hive. Photo by: Tarsh and Tariq Thekaekara

We can help our bees thrive by planting bee-friendly gardens. Scroll down for information about:* Plants yielding optimal levels of pollen & nectar *Tips on how to plant seeds effectively * Seed mixes without neonicotinoids, which beekeepers may wish to

Sunflower Swarm--WOW!   I've not seen a swarm on a sunflower before.

Sunflower Swarm--WOW! I've not seen a swarm on a sunflower before.

( - p.mc.n. ) The various colours of pollen in a honey bee nest indicate different source plant species.

( - p.mc.n. ) The various colours of pollen in a honey bee nest indicate different source plant species.

We need to bless the bees! We are losing them and many other important pollinators. This is important to everyone.

We need to bless the bees! We are losing them and many other important pollinators. This is important to everyone.

This little bee looks like a miniature bumble bee.  Often seen on flowers in the garden, and are very friendly.  Will not bite unless pinched.

This little bee looks like a miniature bumble bee. Often seen on flowers in the garden, and are very friendly. Will not bite unless pinched.

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