Wednesday, May 06, 2009

Bzzzzz

Bee, flower
Purple/blue flower with...

Blue or purple?
... and without honeybee

Buff-tailed Bumblebee

Found this dead bumblebee by the wisteria (overdose?), then a helpful page on the Natural History Museum website to identify it as a female Buff-tailed Bumblebee

photos taken with Canon Powershot A640