Posted on October 17, 2012October 11, 2012 by RobertaWordless Wednesday: Salvia Bee Have you ever noticed the stamens emerging from a pineapple sage (Salvia) flower? Today they were attracting bees. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)
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Haave you gotten an ID for this cute bee?
My best guess is something near Amegilla, because they are strong buzz pollinators. They are attracted to a nearby potatobush (Solanum) I have a video of the females working the flowers, I just haven’t gotten it posted.