A Little Bee I came across this tiny bee in my rear garden. It may be a sweat bee, but I am not sure. Please click on an image for a larger more detailed view. Clicking a second time may get you a little closer. Rear garden, Staffordshire, England. June 2017 Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 16 thoughts on “A Little Bee” Add yours Tiny, tiny, tiny! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It ought to be called a rainbow wing. The iridescence is lovely. For some reason, I was reminded of the first bees I knew as a child: the Do-Bees and Don’t-Bees of Romper Room! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply We never got this series over here. I had to Google to see what it was 🙂 It is sometimes quite nice to go back to our childhood. One of the tv personalities of my days when I was growing up died the other day, and how sad I thought, and how the years have flown. I watched snippets of the shows he was in and I was that wee little boy again 🙂 Thank you for your lovely comment, Linda 🙂 LikeLike Reply Amazing macro! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Eliza 🙂 LikeLike Reply Interesting, Pete, it rather reminds me of the miner bees. It’s quite unlike the normal honey bees. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Jude 🙂 I would say it is a solitary bee of somekind, and possibly a miner. Yesterday I had the ‘Field Guide to The Bees of Great Britain and Ireland’ come from Amazon, and I hope to get close to an id from that, LikeLiked by 1 person Reply A guide to 🐝🐝🐝 bees will be great. I really should study my guide books more often! LikeLiked by 1 person I like your freebies, I mean three bees, Jude 🙂 LikeLike My machine appears to have removed my ‘Like’ option when I answer replies! I may have to use smilies instead! 😠 LikeLiked by 1 person Have you tried refreshing or clearing your browser? LikeLike Errrrr, I’m using the WordPress app on my tablet – not a clue! 😵 LikeLiked by 1 person Oh … I hope you get it sorted, though. Have you tried Googling it? LikeLike Not yet – still using smilies instead! 🙇😊 LikeLiked by 1 person Amazing pictures! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Your thoughts ... Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.