About Bees

Bees are critical for fertilizing the flowers of plants so that fruit or vegetables can develop. Right now, there is a world-wide crisis of bee populations dropping drastically.  There are many theories of why this is happening, including lack of genetic diversity, environment encroachment by humans, a virus, pesticide use and many others.

So imagine my delight when I found not one, but THREE bees in my brand new spaghetti squash flower!



About susankolvoord

I have been an avid home cook for years, having many cooking adventures with my friends. Now, I've expanded that enthusiasm for gardening, and I am excited to share what I learn as I go along.

Posted on June 10, 2013, in Spaghetti squash and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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