Blue Banded bees

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Blue Banded bees

Postby tam » Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:18 pm

I have about 30 Blue Banded bees clinging to my Hoya plant. They have been there every night for over a week and the number seems to be growing.
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Re: Blue Banded bees

Postby Pam » Sat Feb 22, 2014 5:20 am

It's an amazing sight, isn't it? I had them overnighting on a darwinia for a while.
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Re: Blue Banded bees

Postby snakecharma » Thu May 01, 2014 9:27 am

if they are there at night, but gone as soon as the sun hits them, those are the males.
these are in my brothers garden, he has an amazing assortment of bees visiting
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Re: Blue Banded bees

Postby tam » Thu May 01, 2014 6:22 pm

The numbers slowly dwindled away to one lonely bee who stayed for about a week.
All gone now.
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Re: Blue Banded bees

Postby Quenda » Thu May 01, 2014 6:52 pm

I have some here in summer, no where near that number though. Thought they were solitary critters. Amazing.
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