Bee Kisses

Yesterday I posted a photo of a Lipotriches bee buzz pollinating my tomatoes in the Bee Aware of Your Native Bees FB group. Dr Megan Halcroft used the photo and shared something very enlightening to the group.

Bee Kisses & Lipotriches

I have definitely seen those marks on the tomato and egg plant flowers before and now I know what they are called. This is also a good way to look for signs of bees in the backyard.

If you’re interested to learn more about Bees and other beneficial insects in your backyard then I would really recommend this pocket guide by Dr. Megan Halcroft.