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Bees in Cleome
« on: June 30, 2006, 10:29:23 PM »
They love cleome!

Linda T with lots of cleome in my Atlanta garden
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« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2006, 11:44:49 AM »
very nice pic!!!!

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Re: Bees in Cleome
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2007, 08:00:31 PM »
What beautiful pictures so BEAUTIFUL
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Re: Bees in Cleome
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2007, 09:31:46 PM »
Linda, I love cleome and yours are particularly attractive.  Lovely pictures.  The cultivar looks very different than the one that I have grown in my gardens here though.  Do you by chance know/remember the name?

It is interesting how bees love some plants in different parts of the world that are the same and yet in other parts pay no attention.  I haven't grown the cleome for several years, and have not seen any self-seeding anywhere. Don't know why they disappeared.  Anyways, the cultivar that I grew here did not ever hold any significant interest to the bees that I was aware of.

That is why I am asking if you know the name.  I wouldn't mind giving the variety that you are obviously growing a chance here to see if the bees like it or not.  It is just a point of interest.  Great day. Cindi
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