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Response to AnotherDreamWeaver (Reply #18)

Wed Oct 10, 2012, 07:18 AM

91. Actually, they frequently do contribute to pollinator deaths

Many hybrids, especially many ornamentals like flowers, don't produce pollen, or produce very small quantities of it. Since so many of these are planted today in place of native plants, and since the flowers look inviting, pollinators like bees waste large amounts of time searching in vain for pollen, to the point that the health of the colony is impacted.

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