A Bumble bee (Bombus spp.) feeding on Abelia flowers. Abelia, a shrub related to honeysuckle, produces very fragrant bell-shaped flowers from late spring to fall.
Landscape planting in Hollin Hills, a residential community located in Fairfax County, Virginia USA.
Abelia is a host plant for some types of butterflies. Related Resource: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Lep...