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Sunday Snapshot: Bee Gathering Pollen in a Rose of Sharon Shrub

Our neighbors have the biggest Rose of Sharon shrubs we’ve ever seen, and our rainy summer has encouraged an explosion of the white, pink, and lavender hibiscus blossoms. Honey bees have been weighing themselves down with the flowers’ pollen ever since the first blossoms opened.

Coming in for a landing.

Coming in for a landing.