Mason Bee (two photos)
Osmia Mason Bee, belly packed with pollen, in Red Butte Garden, SLC, Utah. These Mason Bees
are so black or blue-black that they can be confused with Carpenter Bees. ©Carol Davis 5-23-2017
Mason Bee visiting the lovely flowers of Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake County, Utah.
Mother Earth News has a nice article on these chunky bees. © Carol Davis 6-8-2015
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