Grape Hyacinths and Honey Bees

Posted on April 29, 2013

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In my front yard tonight. The Sun was at a perfect angle and a couple of honey bees were busy working the pretty and fragrant grape hyacinths. These are heirlooms, coming from my grandmother, who brought them from Kentucky from her grandparents. They brought them from The Carolina’s when they moved here in the early 1700’s. I am gonna guess they were brought to America from England. Fun to think about how far and wide those little bulbs have divided and grown!

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A fun surprise...in mid-flight!

A fun surprise…in mid-flight!

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