Tag Archives: Rose Garden

Carpenter Bee with Roses

Tonight I will share some pictures of a valley carpenter bee (Xylocopa varipuncta). Here is my first glimpse of the valley carpenter bee, she is mostly hidden by the bloom. How do I know that this bee is a female? … Continue reading

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A Yellow Rose?

Today I noticed an interesting rose on my yellow rose bush. This seems to happen every few years, and in about the same place on the rose bush. There will also be some more red blooms coming soon. Here you … Continue reading

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