This picture was taken last September in my far garden. It is a close up of a tricolored bumble bee on one of my Artichokes that I let flower instead of harvesting. I was curious about how the flowers would look so I let one progress well past the picking stage and was rewarded with a beautiful almost neon lavender flower that attracted quite a few of the cold weather orange belted bees as well as a few late season butterflies and evening moths. It was well worth letting one artichoke go past its eating stage.
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Awesome! I just returned home from Vienna and need to make one! THanks so much!ReplyDelete
Happy seeing beautiful!
Snap fish? Pictures are taking them is a new hobby!ReplyDelete
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Great shot! The flower is so beautiful. I am a new Follower from the Thursday Blog Hop. Have a good day.ReplyDelete