Plants for bees: Himalayan cherry - Prunus cerasoides

publication date: Dec 1, 2004
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Journal Name Bee World
Article Title Plants for bees: Himalayan cherry - Prunus cerasoides
Author(s) Surendra R Joshi
Volume 85
Issue 4
  
Published Date 12/1/2004
Pages 73 to 73
Abstract Both Apis cerana and Apis mellifera honey bees extensively visit the flowers of Himalayan cherry. As this is one of the very few plants that bloom during early winter, it is very important for the development of colonies during that season.
Keywords Prunus cerasoides, forage for bees, nectar plants, Nepal
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