Picture of the Day

Alfalfa Flowers and Honeybee

August 7, 2021   ―-  Archive

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2021-08-07
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Here are alfalfa flowers with a honey bee in the Lefthand OHV area of Boulder County, Colorado. Honeybees have a lifespan of 2 to 4 weeks, while alfalfa plants can live up to 20 years. This photo was taken on July 21, 2021.

Equipment used: Canon EOS Rebel T5i with a standard zoom lens (EF-S 18-55 mm).

Authors: Richard Hollos and Stefan Hollos