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A carpenter bee feeds on a mountain mint flower

 Image Number d3979-1

An eastern carpenter bee, Xylocopa virginica, feeds on a mountain mint flower, which is a pollinator magnet due to its profusion of tiny blossoms. It usually blooms late June through August and attracts an assortment of pollinators.


Photo by Peggy Greb.


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