Tag Archives: Sunflower

The Great Sunflower Project – The Backyard Bee Count

Would you like to help out native bees and honey bees? Plant Lemon Queen Sunflowers and start counting bee visits as the flower bloom and mature to add to the data base for North America so that scientists can study bees better. Continue reading

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Magical Sunflowers-Fibonacci Spiral and Heliotropism

Sunflowers have several magical properties like following the sun (heliotropism), and the flowers form a perfect Fibonacci Spiral to pack as many seeds as possible in a tight space. Continue reading

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The Great Sunflower Project – The Backyard Bee Count

The Great Bee Count Within the past couple of years, you might have heard that bees are in trouble, growing scarcer, and suffering from a mysterious ailment called Colony Collapse Disorder, or CCD. A variety of culprits have been fingered … Continue reading

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