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I think maybe it's a carpenter bee/bumble bee?
Around the azaleas...
Carpenter bees tend to have much fuzzier hind legs and the abdomen is usually rather shiny :)
Lat: 36.47, Long: -80.54
Spotted on Apr 2, 2012 Submitted on Apr 2, 2012