March 22, 2009

Salix Caprea Pendula

Weeping Willow at Tagawa Gardens.

Pollen is the sole source of protein in a bee diet. The first pollen found by flying worker bees on a warm winter day from such flora as maples, alders, skunk cabbage, or willows signals the colony that spring is coming. -- George Imirie, Master Beekeeper

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