Pollinator Paradise

By Kathy Keatley Garvey (Bug Squad - Happenings in the Insect World) June 12, 2012

Picture a pollinator paradise right where nature intended it to be--near an apiary.

Staff research associate/beekeeper Elizabeth Frost of the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility, on Bee Biology Road, University of California, Davis, earlier this year planted a pollinator patch in front of the facility--and what an eyecatcher it is.

She selected California golden poppies, lupine and foxgloves, among other choices....


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