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The Pomegranate, species Punica granatum produces flowers that have a lot of pollen, and is certainly popular with the European honey bee (Apis mellifera).

Here you can see the Apis Mellifera collecting pollen from the Punica granatum (Pomegranate) flower. This particular flower was certainly enticing to a number of honey bees, Apis mellifera.

Apis mellifera on Punica granatum (Pomegranate), Alice Springs NT
Apis mellifera on Punica granatum (Pomegranate), Alice Springs NT

First there was two, then there was three, Apis mellifera on the flower of the Punica granatum (Pomegranate).


Apis melliferaDark Apis mellifera Apis mellifera — Captured flora moments Acacia ligulata Black Pigweed Cape Honeysuckle Citrus Convolvulus cneorum Convolvulus sabatius Duranta Echinacea purpurea Eremophila nivea Eremophila Wildberry Eucalyptus erythrocorys Eucalyptus orbifolia Gazania Gossypium sturtianum Hakea leucoptera Osteospermum Pomegranate Poppy Sturt’s Desert Pea Sweet Basil

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