Our dear, dear bumble bees

Bumble bees are now officially considered an endangered species.

What very sad news.

https://iheartintelligence.com/bumblebee-declared-endangered/?fb=iis&fbclid=IwAR2Qxa-LRezY0IW1iiSeC6KK74nXcBvQiZkFDZKvk03RswjIlnFTUX89jPs

I value every sighting of them because they are not a common sight in our garden.

Some photos of bumble bees in our garden this year:

A black-tailed bumble bee Bombus melanopygus on a Coreopsis Grandiflora Sunburst blossom

Yellow Face Bumble bee Bombus vosnesenskii on a Penstemon heterophyllus Margarita Bop blossom

Yellow Face Bumble bee Bombus vosnesenskii sleeping on Coreopsis Grandiflora Sunburst

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