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Rosa Canina keeps the Bees Buzzing into the Night!

Walking around by the front of the cottage this evening at 10pm, I noticed there was quite a lot of activity even at this hour from the Bees…lots os work being carried out by them as they pollinated the Wild Roses, Rosa Canina, or The Dog Rose.

(Fuschia above)

I went back indoors and fetched the video camera, so you can have a look too!

It’s quite late as I upload this blog and video, but it’s so worth sharing, especially as the rain has poured down all day and everything looked a bit miserable.

(Rosa Canina, above)

It’s a fine soft evening here in the West of Ireland.

I’m hoping to continue working on the raised bed tomorrow, but I shall see what the day brings.

The ascent towards the Summer Solstice is well under way and there is hardly any darkness here in the West…the birds sing late into the night and are singing as I wake, even if that is really early!

This is a joyous time of year, it really is!

This evening’s video…enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knybP5Yc1tk

Author:

16 years of Goddess Permaculture through the Bealtaine Project at Bealtaine Cottage, West of Ireland. Colette O'Neill is a writer, photographer, environmentalist and teacher who has devoted the past 16 years to turning 3 acres of derelict land into a woodland sanctuary for all life, planting over 1,100 trees in the process. Colette posts prolifically across Social Media, encouraging planting of trees and regeneration of Mother Earth. Her life energy is now devoted to the Great Goddess, Mother Earth!

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