Uploaded 5-Jun-12
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Orchid Bee

I found this little guy buzzing my basil. The males collect fragrances in those "saddlebags" to be used later in their courtship display. He was working on my basil for a while. Guess he thought it will help him get lucky LOL

Sweet Basil... the Orchid Bee's version of Old Spice ;)
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Orchid Bee