Plants for Bees: Guava
publication date: Jan 27, 2010
|Bee World ||Vol.79 (3) 1998 pp.135-137|
|Article Title||Plants for Bees: Guava|
K Lakshmi And G Mohana Rao
Value to bees: flowers are frequently visited by honey bees (Apis cerana) for the heavy yields of pollen and moderate nectar. Foraging by all the four Apis species present in India on guava was observed. Other insect visitors were butterflies and solitary bees.
|Keywords|| Plants for Bees, Guava, Apis cerana, honey bees, solitary bees.|