In my library I have a book by Noel Monkman, published in 1956, and it is from a chapter in that book that I’ve taken the title of this post. Noel was a micro-cinematographer and micro-photographer specialising in nature films made with the help of his wife Kitty, and it’s a book that often finds [...]
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A warm day with a light breeze, time to check the rail trail pea-flowered plants for native bees. There are four species growing close together, Grey Parrot-pea, Dillwynia cinerascens, Hardenbergia violacaea, Bossiaea prostrata and Pultenaea pedunculata, the first two with plenty of flowers. I saw nothing on the Hardenbergia, but found three small native bees [...]