Tree Bumblebee

Tree bumblebee in Foxglove
Tree bumblebee in Foxglove, Croxton

Today the foxgloves I have planted outside my kitchen window are full of busy bumblebees. The vast majority of these are Tree bumblebees. To distinguish the Tree bumblebee it has a white tail, lacks an orange band, and then its main thorax is orange.

Tree Bumblebee

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White-tailed Bumblebee

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Darren

I moved to Croxton in 2019 and live in The Rest Home

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