PSA from my awesome teenager, to anyone getting ready for fall planting in the US or Europe right now: early-blooming bulb flowers help #bees multiply and split off new hives. Read more at https://bloomingtonbees.com/2017/08/13/bee-gardens
@HedgeMage Tell your kid he's fucking great. The not-having-to-replant thing really speaks to the lazy bum in me and i'd hate to see bees go extinct…
@HedgeMage You must be so proud.
I love bees!
@ekaitz_zarraga I am! He's been working so hard with them this summer, despite the whole delayed gratification thing (harvest this first year will be small or none, the payoff starts next year).