The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,400 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people.
Another interesting horticulture subject for winter review !
Below is the link to a PDF document on native bees , A USDA Forest Service and Pollinator Partnership Publication written by Beatriz Moisset, Ph.D. and Stephen Buchmann, Ph.D.
Wonderful information on habitat and bee families. I am hoping this document will help me identify bees I come across next spring.
Bee Basics An Introduction to Our Native Bees
Here is another “horticultural activity” to help fill those long winter evenings….. listening to podcasts. Actually I usually download horticulture based podcasts to my MP3 player and listen to them while I pot up plants in the spring, or during my commute to work.
Here are some interesting podcasts to get you started:
IN DEFENSE OF PLANTS
You may find this article interesting…Insects as effective as bees for pollination.
Swallowtail on echinacea at Hazelwood Herb Farm, Ladysmith BC