The Beekeeper’s Companion Since 1861
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December ABJ Cover

- December 1, 2018 -

December ABJ Cover

Honeywort (Cerinthe major) is a bee favorite, especially popular with honey bees and bumble bees. The bell-shaped flowers are nearly hidden from view and awkward to forage from, but they are loaded with nectar. Honeywort is in the borage family. Photo by Rusty Burlew.