Buzz Bee Buzz

Albert Einstein once said, “If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would only have four years of life left. No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.” Through their production of an elite class of superfoods and around-the-clock pollination…

A wonderful wordpress blog    posted this yesterday- easy, lovely and doable.
“If you want to plant a lovely perennial that bees clearly love, try Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia). It is a beautiful, easy care addition to the cottage garden, and you’ll be amazed at how the bees flock to it.”
Anything we can do to help honeybees is good. M y picture is not a honeybee but what an acrobat.

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12 thoughts on “Buzz Bee Buzz”

  1. I love bees, and I agree we can do a lot to help bees by growing flowers they will find useful.


  2. This is a wonderful post, indeed a wonderful blog! Great comments here too. I also leave dandelions for a bit before mowing in the early spring because they arrive before most other blooms. Also, I wouldn’t dream of using chemicals in my gardening… I love bees and birds far too much to risk their health. You made me chuckle about the wine though… We’ll just enjoy their bright yellow happy faces 🙂 Cheers, Gina


  3. Hi Mae: this is an important issue that is near and dear to my heart and all of our stomach’s that’s for sure. Thanks for bringing attention to bees in such an artful way. Love the quote.


  4. your title reminds me that the radio station I listened to as a kid was WBBZ. Buzz! I’m stuck on Venus right now did you know that there are bee hives carved into the alters for Aprtodite (Venus)? Beautiful and stimulating post thanks.


    1. Glad to know of the Buzz connection. I did look a little at the history and was surprised how revered they were even 2000bc. Do you have your own telescope?


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