Letzten Sonntag war ein super sonnige Novembertag nach vielen grauen und nassen Tagen. Die Bienen haben sich nochmal richtig den gelb-schwarzen Bauch vollgeschlagen. Es war eine Wohltat! Many bees used this wonderful sunny sunday for a sunbath and one of the last nectar feasts this year. It is getting cold now. But this was aContinue reading “Late Beezfood”
The Echinacea is not only healthy but so very nice, too! I will try to get those ones for my garden next year. Bees like them for sure. The commonly used German word is Sonnenhut. A sun hat.
This is a kind of Veronica. There are about 500 species of them, also called Speedwell. Small ones are the first on my lawn to grow, just few centimeters high. These ones start to blossom in July and get high as about 50 cm! The German word for them is Ehrenpreis (Price of Honour). NotContinue reading “Another beauty in my garden”
The bee likes the onion and I like both.This onion blossom came out of a garden onion from my food stock. It started growing greens and I sat it into the soil of my garden. This is the result one year later!What might onion honey taste like? The garden onion is called Küchenzwiebel (kitchen onion)Continue reading “Bee on Onion”
What a lovely flower! And I never realized that there are so tiny bees. The water avens is a real beauty 🙂
This is the same bee as the one of my first blog entry. It was very patient with me and did very well in posing for me 🙂
This was a pure chance and then I got ambitious to try more… And then I started this blog. To make the world more bee friendly.