Bees, Hornets, etc - John H Bowman Photos
Bee - on thistle

Bee - on thistle

Thistle bloom, Big Meadows, Skyline Drive MP 51.2, elevation 3510 ft at S entrance (note, though, that Skyline Drive runs W-E here, so S entrance really is W entrance); taken on W side of Rapidan Fire Rd on W side of meadow, near Skyline Drive

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