First EU action plan for restoring key habitat for wild pollinators! Dry grasslands are one of the most species-rich & most threatened European habitat - of vital importance for wild bees, butterflies, moths. More on protecting biodiversity: #EUPollinators
Aroma, heat and hostage-taking are just a few of the seduction techniques plants use to attract their pollinators. Find out more about these fascinating tricks 👉
Please support our efforts to protect honeybees and all pollinators! #boycottbayer
1️⃣/3️⃣ of the world’s food production depends on bees 🐝🐝 But they are increasingly under threat from human activities. On #WorldBeeDay , let’s celebrate the G.O.A.T. of pollinators by working to protect them & their habitats.
#BeatAirPollution for #WorldBeeDay Bees🐝🐝 rely on their sense of smell to identify different flowers, making them effective pollinators. But air pollution can mask scent molecules from plants, which means bees need to forage longer & become less effective pollinators.
Here at last - the Titan Arum or 'corpse flower' has bloomed in the Princess of Wales Conservatory. Its 3m tall and it's tuber weighs 118kg – our biggest yet! It has one of the foulest odours in the plant kingdom (which attracts pollinators), but will only last for 48 hours...
Sunday is the 1st-ever #WorldBeeDay ! 🐝 A world without pollinators would be a world without food diversity. Key facts from here: