Urban Bees – December update

We were surprised today when we saw a few bees coming back to the hive with pollen. It’s amazing that in December the weather is warm enough for the bees to go foraging and to find pollen. We figure that this means all is well in the hive.

What is pollen

Want a pollen colour guide?

here is one of the bees laden with pollen. She’ll be exhausted after that trip.
Here she is going into the hive where the pollen will be taken from her by one of her younger sisters.

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